TC Mona: Travel disruption

Residents of Vunika, Labasa in flooded waters. The Ministry of Disaster Management and Meteorological Services will be able to provide timely and reliable meteorology and hydrology information through the upgrade of outer island stations. Picture: SERAFINA SILAITOGA

HEAVY rain and strong winds brought on by a slow moving Tropical Cyclone Mona disrupted travel across the country as shipping, ferry and flight services were cancelled, roads closed because of slips and landslides and flooding occurred in low-lying areas. Yesterday, a total of 632 evacuees — about 500 from the Northern Division — sought […]

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