The victims of the floods in Mozambique

January 17, 2013. The floods killed 2 people, even hundreds of others were left without their homes after heavy rains have passed, flooding homes and roads. Under the water was also part of the capital.

Due to heavy rains in the country out of its banks five rivers, including the river Zambezi 4 which is largest river in Africa. Respectively, were flooded not only the home, but farmland.

According to the spokesman of the National Agency for Disaster Management, at the moment of greatest concern remains regarding the town Inhambane, located in the southern part of Mozambique. The authorities have already provided for crisis centers to house those who lost their homes in the floods.

One man drowned in the flooded rivers of the central province of Manhica, another was trapped in a collapsed building in the central part of the northern province of Zambezia.

On Tuesday separate area of the capital of Mozambique — Maputo, were under water, as are several major highways near it.

At the moment, the situation has stabilized, and rain will have to stop soon.

Thirteen years ago, in the country happened flood, which claimed the lives of more than 800 man and virtually destroyed much of Mozambique.

Source: Rage Of Nature

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