UAE: Avoid valleys on rainy days, cop warns after man dies in flash flood

Civil support group well furnished for any kind of emergency situations throughout hefty rainfalls, authorities claims.

Adhering to the fatality of a 65-year-old Emirati that was brushed up away by flash floodings over the weekend break, Fujairah’s civil support group stated a caution: Keep away from valleys on stormy days as well as when the weather condition is not secure.

Speaking With Khaleej Times, Brig Ali Obaid Al Tunaiji, director-general of Civil Protection in Fujairah, advised the general public to comply with the authorities’ suggestions as well as regard advising messages, specifically throughout poor weather condition.

He mentioned that some individuals take the threat of discovering these hazardous locations for ‘journey’. Some neglect the cautions regarding going across valleys when a flooding alert is up. A couple of take place barbecues also after the authorities have actually currently distributed an advisory.

Brig Al Tunaiji worried the requirement to take all preventive procedures throughout harsh weather condition. Stay clear of heading out unless definitely needed, he included.

The emirate’s Civil Protection group is tipping up recognition projects this winter season, the policeman claimed.

” Annually, throughout the stormy period, a variety of significant mishaps occur as a result of absence of recognition as well as falling short to follow preventive procedures,” he claimed.

The civil support group, together with various other entities, is well furnished for any kind of emergency situation instance throughout hefty rainfalls; nonetheless, the general public is highly encouraged to comply with all the security standards put down by the authorities.

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