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Winston causes estimated $1billion damage

ROPATE VALEMEI
Thursday, February 25, 2016

Update: 5:24PM THE estimated cost of damage sustained around the country by Severe Tropical Cyclone Winston is about $1billion.

This was revealed by the Attorney-General and Minister for Finance, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum at a press conference this afternoon.

According to Mr Sayed-Khaiyum, this was not an official  figure, however the estimation was derived from the looks on damages around the country.








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