Mud floods village

53-year-old Vasemaca Vesiloto on her bed inside her muddy house at Draubuta Village, Navosa. Picture: SIKELI QOUNADOVU

THE villagers of Draubuta in the highlands of Nadroga/Navosa have sought refuge in the village church and hall while some have moved to their farmhouses after mud inundated the village during heavy downpours over the past three weeks.

The man-made disaster has affected the way of life of villagers who have to start from scratch to rebuild their lives.

Material used by the road contractor were washed into the village over the past three weeks by heavy rain.

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