Sunday, October 1, 2023

Cuba on alert for heavy rain: Diaz-Canal calls for extreme caution

Reaching all affected people in the shortest possible time, and still not minimizing any risk in the face of a very complex hydrometeorological landscapeEstablishing action priorities to deal with the effects of heavy rains in the Eastern Province of Granma.

In this city, Cuban Deputy Prime Minister Jorge Luis Tapia Fonseca stressed that it is necessary to know the specific situations of the families, to express trust and respond to their concerns, without creating false hopes, with the premise that human life is the most precious thing. Important thing. In an evaluation meeting with the main political and government officials of the region.

Major General Ramon Pardo Guerra, Chief of the National Civil Defense Staff, and Jorge Luis Broch Lorenzo, Member of the Secretariat of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba and Tapia Fonseca, Head of the Department of Social Sector Attention, Housing, Communications, Electric Power, Passed a review of the current status of vital services and strategic sectors such as roads, agriculture, community and education, the latter without significant damage.

He was also interested in the infrastructure of public health and the guarantee of medical care for pregnant women, people with chronic diseases, and the general public.

They sent precise signals to conceive of a strategy that allows food to be brought to isolated communities and to entire populations in general, with an emphasis on the most affected municipalities and those most prone to flooding. have lost their belongings and resources due to

Granma Governor Yanetsi Terry Gutierrez reported that LThe province’s 11 reservoirs have 88% of their total filling capacity, and have discharged five so far.

he specified 7,259 residents are safeThe vast majority live in the homes of family and friends, and 211 in state institutions.

He declared that more than 10,000 houses were reported to be in some sort of condition, among them flooded, 65 total collapsed and 214 partially collapsed.

He said that, initially, Some 17 factory works have been damagedBetween bridges and culverts on roads of national interest in the municipalities of Coto Cristo, Jiguani, Bayamo, Manzanillo, Campechuela, Media Luna, Pilón, Bartolome Masso and Guisa, as well as 10 others in different protections.

Tapia Fonseca instructed the communities and popular councils to ensure the veracity of the information to the municipality and the province, so that the care and assistance of the victims could be organized better and more efficiently.

The commission, which is made up of several ministers and deputy ministers of different departments by the decision of the country, will take the Granma as a base to assess the effects and the recovery in the entire Cuban East.

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