Uganda: 40-kilometer-long crack at the base of Mount Elgon began to expand

News from Uganda: 40-km-long crack at the base of Mount Elgon began to expand. A crack appeared in the last year, and since then its width increased from 10 to 30 cm crack (or, rather, cracks) are a few areas (Bududa, Mbale, Sironko), which involves a total of more than 8,000 people.

Local authorities' failure to act outraged and demand that they have moved from a dangerous place.

According to a local environmentalist Mary Gorretti Kitutu, on the slopes of the mountain began to appear small landslides and beat springs, which indicates an increase in stress in the rocks.

Translation: NYK

Source: vseneprostotak.ru.

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