Heavy rains have caused severe flooding in Rio de Janeiro. In just two days in the Brazilian metropolis had the monthly rainfall. As a result, the water turned entire neighborhoods. On some streets you can only move by swimming
Bad weather caught many drivers on the road. Not all were able to get out of their cars, had to call for help rescuers. Serious disruptions in public transportation — buses hardly walk. Local authorities urged residents to be cautious. The region has been declared a threat of landslides, TV channel "Russia-24".
This is not the first brunt of the disaster in the country this year. In January, the victims of landslides and floods that hit the mountains of Rio de Janeiro, were more than 900 people, 35 000 families were left homeless. Only in Nova Friburgo death toll was 426 people, like ITAR-TASS.