West tops drowning toll

THE Western Division accounted for 40 per cent of last year’s drowning toll, which tallied to 47 lives, and economically cost Fiji a potential $F5.6million. A graph provided by the Water Safety Council of Fiji showed that the biggest percentage of incidents in the division occurred in February, with 68 per cent of drownings occurring […]

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