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Chahed orders Interior and Public Works ministries to ensure immediate and speedy intervention following heavy rainfall

Published the:  06/06/2017

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(TAP) – The President of the Government Youssef Chahed ordered the Ministries of Interior Affairs and of Public Works, Housing and Spatial Planning to take the necessary measures and ensure an immediate and speedy intervention, following Monday’s heavy rainfall in Tunis and several other regions.

The Interior Ministry was therfore entrusted with the organisation of the civil protection’s urgent interventions while the Public Works, Housing and Spatial Planning Ministry was chargd with mobilising the necessary means and equipment for rain water pumping and sanitation works, according to a Prime Ministry press release

Several regions across Tunisia registered on Monday afternoon heavy rainfall that affected the traffic in some main roads