Villagers raise flood issues with Minister Reddy

Minister for Waterways Dr Mahendra Reddy officially commissions dredging works at the Labasa River mouth yesterday. Picture LUKE RAWALAI

POORLY maintained drains and congested waterways have turned Dreketi Village in Cakaudrove into a raft and boat zone during heavy flooding. The village’s development board chairman Osea Nateba told the Minister for Waterways Dr Mahendra Reddy that villagers could only move within the village using rafts and outboard motors during adverse weather. Mr Nateba said […]

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