76 dead, thousand houses ruined in Sudan heavy floods

Sudan's Interior Minister Ismat Abdel Rahman said Wednesday that 76 people died and around 1,300 houses collapsed due to the recent heavy floods and rains in Sudan, Sudan's Ashorooq net reported.

"The recent rains and floods have caused great loss in lives and properties in 13 states of Sudan, which led to the death of 76 people," the Sudanese minister was quoted as saying.

He said the situation is still worrying because of possible following threats like continuing heavy rains and rising level of the Nile.

Source: National News Agency

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