- 25/08/2022 17:03:54
Khartoum, Aug.17(SUNA)-The technical committees of the ministerial sectors of the council of ministers held a joint meeting today which was chaired by the Secretary-General of the Council of Ministers, Osman Hussein Osman
The technical committees reviewed the situation of the rainfall season of the year 2022 from May to August presented by the National Council for Civil Defense, reflecting the periodic follow-up reports on the situation of rain in the country and how to control the negative effects of autumn by providing relief to the affected and providing the necessary support to them, as well as the efforts of the states to ward off the effects of torrential rain and floods.
The reports indicated to proactive activities of treating fractures on earth dams, cleaning and cleaning the main drains and removing rubble, as well as heightening the Nile embankments’ and bridges protecting from torrential rains
. The technical committees of the ministerial sectors stressed the need to complete the activities related to establishing a multi-hazard early warning system, determining the damage occurred in the states, developing the required treatments to avoid the effects of torrential rains.
The technical committees also affirmed the need to intensify media awareness of the situation of torrential rains and to coordinate with voluntary work organizations to assist and support those affected by floods and torrents.