Minister for National Disaster Management Inia Seruiratu said divisional teams have been activated and are on standby should the weather worsen.
However no evacuation centers have been activated so far.
” Water is rising, I have got some briefs on the central division, that is part of the normal preparatory work. Divisional commissioners and district officers will contact the stakeholders particularly the school management and community leaders. Should there be any need for us to move people in safe areas, then the evacuation centers will be activated.” said Inia Seruiratu- Minister for National Disaster Management
People have also been advised to prepare for the bad weather conditions well in advance.
” Its is our responsibility to prepare ourselves and should there be any need of assistance, just contact the nearest district officer or commissioner’s office and we will be available to provide them with assistance if needed.” said Seruiratu