Weather watch: Please heed warnings, authorities plea

Update: 1:06PM MEMBERS of the public have been advised to heed warnings in place as the rainy weather continues to affect the country.

Chief Operations Officer acting ACP Maretino Qiolevu said all the warnings and advisories would be of no use if people did not heed instructions.

“They (people) have heard all the pleas to stay safe and away from flooded areas and yet (they) continue to swim or try to cross the affected areas,” he said.

He also urged motorists to exercise caution while driving.

Members of the public are advised that they can contact the following centres for information and assistance:

Southern Division Command – 9905529

Western Division Command – 9905457

Eastern Division Command – 9905563

Northern Division Command – 9905722

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