Forty-five families from eight communities in the Pedro Gual municipality (Cúpira), Miranda state, affected by the downpours registered during this week, received equipment, especially mattresses, and food in a comprehensive day carried out by national, regional and municipal organizations. reported the Secretary of Government, Lenin Sosa, in a press release.
The authorities offered social care to the people and a dose of the vaccine against covid-19, in the activity carried out in the Cúpira university.
Sosa stressed that they will study each case for the recovery of belongings and homes, while developing a comprehensive plan to attack rivers, streams and neuralgic areas where overflows are registered.
The commander of the Strategic Integral Defense Region (Redi) Capital, MG Javier Marcano Tábata, highlighted the support of the armed forces in this difficult situation, together with Mayor Elbert Vivas and the regional government to minimize risk factors “because The main thing is to preserve life.
Mayor Vivas thanked the support of the national and regional organizations, as well as the security and prevention bodies in favor of the communities.
The director of Civil Protection Miranda, Rafael Vegas, reported that this Saturday they keep monitoring the river and streams of the Plaza (Guarenas) - Zamora (Guatire) and Barlovento (Acevedo, Brión, Páez, Andrés Bello, Eulalia Buroz and Pedro Gual subregions ) due to the rain registered from early due to the presence of wave number 40 in the country that interacts with the intertropical convergence zone.
He indicated that until 3 pm yesterday no new effects had been reported in these areas of the entity; however, they preventively maintain the early warning system.
Across the state, 474 homes are affected, according to evaluations made by PC Miranda.