203 evacuated thousands of people.
The devastating floods and landslides in southwest Japan killed 16 people, 20 of the region’s residents were in intensive care, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to Country.
According to journalists, more than other regions affected Prefecture of Kamamoto. There after heavy rains flooded several rivers, which caused flooding.
In this region, and also in Kagoshima, the authorities announced the evacuation 203,2 thousand people. Rescue doing rescue workers and military that have taken people from rooftops by helicopter.
It is also reported that due to the cataclysm, remained without electricity 5880 homes, and high water flooded the second floor.
Recall that according to the Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe, showers in the South-West of Japan will continue until Monday, and to eliminate the consequences of the disaster have already sent the army and 10 thousand military.
Earlier we wrote that in Starosambirskyi district, Lviv region due to heavy precipitation remained flooded hundreds of homes. The locals are in despair, the elderly are not obtained to cope with the consequences of bad weather.