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Civil Protection Cumaná alerts before the arrival of the rains

The downpours this Monday left flooding in some sectors of the city

Civil Protection officials in the Sucre municipality (Cumaná), Sucre state; They are alert and constantly monitoring the areas with the highest vulnerability index in the seven parishes that make up the jurisdiction, after the heavy rains recorded on the afternoon of this Monday, May 20, in the capital of Sucre.

This was highlighted by the director of the institution, Luis Villalba, who assured that the downpours caused a tree to fall in the community of Tres Picos, which did not cause major damage.

"On Monday afternoon, there was heavy rain in the city of Cumaná that lasted approximately 18 minutes. The rain was accompanied by intense winds that caused the downing of a tree in what is the Tres Picos area. The tree fell on land without causing any type of damage or hindering public roads,” said Villalba.

The official also explained that in some sectors of the capital of Sucre there were slight flooding that stopped immediately.

“There were no alarming floods. In some communities, flooding was recorded that ceased during the afternoon, there were no serious effects or damages to regret,” he clarified.

He assured that the men and women in orange have joined the days of cleaning canals and streams, which the infrastructure and public services institutions of the Cumaná mayor's office have been carrying out in a coordinated manner, such as: The Municipal Autonomous Service of Infrastructure, Works and Services (Saminfra) and the Municipal Autonomous Service for Environmental Sanitation (Serviamsa).

“We have joined the canal maintenance and clearing sessions carried out by Saminfra and Serviamsa in the area of ​​La Franja de La Llanada, Malariologia, Tres Picos, Cumanagoto Norte and other sectors in parallel. There is machinery deployed intervening in these channels,” said Villalba.  

He stressed that from the monitoring room activated at the Civil Protection headquarters, they are attentive to the hydrometeorological and climatological conditions in the town.

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