Fiji Time: 2:21 PM on Thursday 2 October

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Cops urge residents to high ground

By FELIX CHAUDHARY
Thursday, February 21, 2013

Update: 6:45PM POLICE were out in force around the west warning residents to remain vigilant and be ready to move to high ground should high tide and continuing showers cause waterways to burst their banks.

In the last few hours, officers visited Vunato in Lautoka and Tagitagi near Tavua to alert residents.

The Fiji Times news team witnessed teams of officers advising residents in these areas to be prepared to move and to ensure that children were being closely monitored at all times.





Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Sir Timoci's life
  2. Police probe
  3. FEA to absorb costs
  4. Ryan sets target
  5. $1.7m in losses
  6. Saving the best for last
  7. If they were boys
  8. Hotelier expends support
  9. Opening hours boost service
  10. Wallabies back on track

Top Stories this Week

  1. Australia applauds Fiji Tuesday (30 Sep)
  2. PM: Work with me Monday (29 Sep)
  3. Police intervene Friday (26 Sep)
  4. Businessman wants answers Monday (29 Sep)
  5. A letter explained Friday (26 Sep)
  6. Rugby brawl Wednesday (01 Oct)
  7. FLP mourns death of party member Tuesday (30 Sep)
  8. Fiji only country to offer aid Wednesday (01 Oct)
  9. Police investigate Monday (29 Sep)
  10. Memorial for former teacher Tuesday (30 Sep)