Peru Floods Kill Dozen of People
March 17 , 2017
As per reports, a dozen of people were killed due to unusually heavy rains in Peru. The flooding and mudslides are now threatening the capital.
Late on Wednesday, President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski mentioned that shelter and relief will be provided to those left homeless.
Schools countrywide are suspending classes. The Huaycoloro River in Lima swept away two trucks and it may even destroy a bridge.
The unusual heavy rains killed at least 62 people and destroyed 12,000 homes this year.
Reports say that the intense rains may continue for another two weeks.