Wednesday October 13, 2021
Books – Muhammad Nassar:
Within the framework of the Ministry of Local Development’s follow-up to the readiness and readiness of the various governorates to face the cherished rainy season and torrential rains during the fall and winter seasons, especially after the recent weather fluctuations and the possibility of heavy rains during the coming period.
Major General Mahmoud Sharawy, Minister of Local Development, directed the governorates to take all necessary measures and measures to confront the expected bad weather during the current period, especially after the weather fluctuations and rains that witnessed a number of governorates this week. The Minister of Local Development also called on the governorates to emphasize the readiness of protection work. To the dangers of heavy rains with regard to floods, dams and canals, and preparing the required equipment and machinery for facing the rainy season, dealing with it, reviewing its technical efficiency, and following up on the situation with the Ministry’s Operations Room and Crisis Management.
The Minister of Local Development stressed the need to review all the plans that have been developed during the last period between the governorates, representatives of the ministries and the concerned authorities to confront heavy rains and torrential rains, especially the ministries of water resources, irrigation and electricity, the Drinking Water and Sanitation Company, and provincial officials.
Shaarawy also directed the governorates, in coordination with the Water Resources Center, to anticipate potential risks and review scenarios for facing those risks with regard to heavy rains and torrential rains. Service and vitality to maintain the safety of citizens, to identify any obstacles and to quickly avoid them, and to purify the reports and Al-Shanayesh located at the governorate level and exchange stations.
In the same context, Major General Mahmoud Shaarawy, Minister of Local Development, received a report from the Ministry’s Operations Room on following up the weather after the weather fluctuations in some governorates.
The report pointed out that the governorates of Cairo, Giza, Qalyubia and Alexandria witnessed light to medium rain over most of the governorates and did not result in large pools of water, which were dealt with immediately and raised in coordination with the equipment of the local units and the Drinking Water and Sanitation Company.
The report pointed out that the governorates of Matrouh, Eastern, Western, Damietta and the Red Sea also witnessed light rain falling over the governorates and did not rise to gatherings, and Dakahlia governorate witnessed light rains in most parts of the governorate with the presence of water gatherings that were dealt with and raised in time, in coordination between the equipment of the local units and the company. Drinking water and sewage.