Heavy rains cause human loss in Adi-Quali sub-zone

Adi-Quala, 27 August 2010 - 5 women were killed and 13 injured by lightning during heavy rains in Adi-Quala sub-zone on August 22.  9 of those who sustained injuries were seriously harmed, while a total of 13 livestock were killed by the incident, according to reports.

The injured individuals are under hospital care and are now in good condition following proper medical treatment.

Similarly, heavy rains on August 19 and 20 caused damage on crops in Shiketi, Torat, Elaba, Teraemni, Adi-Watot and its environs, Dubrawa sub-zone.