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Businesses prepare for floods

Shayal Devi
Saturday, February 10, 2018

BUSINESS owners in Rakiraki have started preparing for heavy rain and the possibility of flooding in the coming days.

The town is one of the most affected in terms of flooding, with business owners suffering significant financial loss after any natural disaster.

Businessman George Shiu Raj said while the town did not experience flooding after heavy rain yesterday, they were cautious about the turn the weather would take.

"Heavy rain has been forecasted and people have been preparing," he said.

"It is hard and business owners are frustrated because it is hard to keep taking goods off the shelf and keep it elsewhere."








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