Floods in 8 Provinces

Floods in 8 ProvincesFloods in 8 Provinces

Heavy rainfall and floods over the past few days have affected 16 cities and villages in eight provinces of West Azarbaijan, Isfahan, Ilam, Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari, Khuzestan, Kohgiluyeh and Boyer Ahmad, Kurdestan and Lorestan, said Morteza Salimi, head of Rescue and Relief Organization at the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS). By Saturday (Dec. 3) morning, around 60 people were provided emergency shelter. Other contingency services provided included draining of flood waters from 66 residential units in the affected areas, ISNA quoted him as saying. 


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