Weather situation: Supervise your children, parents advised

Heavy rain experienced in the capital city. Picture: TIMOCI VULA

PARENTS of school-aged children are advised to cautiously assess the weather conditions and use their discretion before sending their kids to school.

Heavy rain is forecast for the rest of the week for the whole of the Fiji group.

And the Ministry of Education is urging parents for vigilance, and to ensure proper supervision of their children if they are at home and to keep them away from flooded areas or outdoor activities.

A Government statement issued this morning stated that the Ministry of Education and disaster officials would continue to monitor the situation and provide regular updates.

Members of the public are also advised to take heed of the prevailing weather situation that is affecting the whole of the Fiji group.

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