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Repair work starts

Salaseini Vosamana
Monday, December 24, 2012

A GROUP of military engineers and officials from the Department of Works has started maintenance work on structural damages caused by Tropical Cyclone Evan around Vanua Levu.

Commissioner Northern Lieutenant Colonel Ilai Moceica said the reports of initial assessment survey were consolidated prompting such works to commence.

"Repair works on partly damaged houses, classrooms and other buildings have started as we try to improve the lives of those who are affected by the cyclone," he said.

"We will also reconstruct those buildings that were totally destroyed during the cyclone and we will make sure that the new school year starts well without any hiccups."