Floods Mauritius

Floods: Lack of Planning And Drains

The country has experienced heavy rainfall last week, causing flooding in several areas. Although they were less severe than the 'flash flood' of 30 March, they were similar in several respects.

06 Dec 2013, business.mega.mu

Floods Bamboo: Threat of "Stop Order" Against Sarako

The threat of a "Stop Order" (emergency stop order work) flat on the photovoltaic project Shyam Seetaram. For locals, the farm at the foot of the mountain would have changed waterways, causing flooding of their homes last Wednesday.

05 Dec 2013, business.mega.mu

Floods: Ten New Areas Identified as Risks Areas

Following the heavy rains that hit the country last week causing flooding in some areas, the Ministry of Public Infrastructure has identified ten new floodplains. Construction will be started shortly, said Minister Anil Bachoo, who attended a Sunday Eid Gathering in Amauray, organized by the Muslim Youth Connection.

03 Dec 2013, business.mega.mu

Public Infrastructure: Difficulties to Prevent from Floods

The Ministry of Public Infrastructure recognizes face many difficulties, both in terms of road safety, infrastructure or land acquisition. This is what emerges from the Programme-Based Budget Estimates 2014 and Indicative Estimates 2015-2016.

02 Dec 2013, business.mega.mu

Mauvais Temps : des Maisons Inondées à Quatre-Bornes et Port-Louis

Le temps pluvieux et orageux persiste. Vendredi, le Sud, l’Ouest, le Plateau Central et la capitale ont été copieusement arrosés.

30 Nov 2013, business.mega.mu

Weather: More Rain and Thunderstorms Expected this Afternoon

Gloomy forecasts. Yesterday, Thursday, Nov. 28, the National Disaster Committee issued a statement urging the public to take all necessary precautions against weather. Especially since the weather will not be kind today.

29 Nov 2013, business.mega.mu

Video of the Day: Wednesday Floods Mauritius

The heavy rain that lashed several parts of the country Wednesday, November 27, caused accumulations of water. Several homes were flooded.

28 Nov 2013, business.mega.mu

Weather: This Will Last Until Friday

Showers are once again at the rendezvous on Thursday, November 28. Already yesterday, a few hours and several parts of the island had been paralyzed by intense rains. In anticipation, the Department recommends that parents do not send their children to school this morning in the framework of Summer School .

28 Nov 2013, business.mega.mu

Weather: Rain and Flash Floods Across Island

103 mm de pluie à Pailles ; temps ensoleillé attendu jeudi matin; Petite-Rivière : des habitants descendent dans la rue après les grosses averses; Grosses pluies : prudence sur les routes

27 Nov 2013, business.mega.mu

Fortes Averses à Travers l’Ile: les Autorités Submerges

Que ce soit du côté de la station météo nationale, des forces policières ou encore des pompiers, c’est le branle-bas de combat. Depuis le début de l’après-midi, ce mercredi 27 novembre, de violentes averses se sont abattues sur l’île. La pluie s’est calmée dans certaines régions, mais les inondations sont nombreuses…

27 Nov 2013, business.mega.mu

Floods and Heavy Rain Across the Island

Since this afternoon on Wednesday 27 November, heavy rain lashed several parts of the island. The authorities are on high alert. And already the police were dispatched to the highest risk areas, while firefighters are highly stressed.

27 Nov 2013, business.mega.mu

Several Homes Flooded in the South

Firefighters had to intervene several times Sunday afternoon to Tyack and Rivière-des-Eels to save families whose houses were flooded

26 Nov 2013, business.mega.mu

South Hit by Heavy Rains, Flooded Several Houses

" A situation alarming . " Thus the Vacoas weather station qualifies rain that fell on the south this Saturday, November 23. About 74 mm rains was recorded in less than two hours, causing floods in various places.

23 Nov 2013, business.mega.mu

Heavy rains in Port-Louis: Authorities Ensure Safety

Since this afternoon, Saturday, Nov. 23, heavy rain began to hit Port-Louis. Fearing the worst, the authorities have even taken the decision to close the tunnels of Caudan ...

23 Nov 2013, business.mega.mu

Twenty Houses Flooded Rivière-Noire and Tamarin

Although the weather station of Vacoas raised in the afternoon of the opinion that it had issued heavy rains early this Thursday morning November 14, parts of western countries were copiously watered by late afternoon afternoon. Result: twenty houses were flooded Rivière-Noire and Tamarin.

14 Nov 2013, business.mega.mu

Floods: 44,364 People At Risk

Seven regions at risk of flooding have been identified by the Ministry of Public Infrastructure. This is what emerges from a report by the National Development Unit in collaboration with Greek experts. The report was submitted to the authorities before yesterday.

15 Sep 2013, business.mega.mu

Un Million de Cubes d’Eau Sont Tombés sur Port-Louis le 30 Mars 2013

Un million de cubes d’eau sont tombés sur Port-Louis le 30 mars dernier entre 13h et 15h causant des inondations meurtrières. C’est la conclusion d’une étude réalisée par la firme General Construction Ltd publiée dans le magazine, l’Aplomb, ce mois-ci.

09 Jul 2013, business.mega.mu

Floods: 22 Risk Areas Identified at the East

After floods recorded at the beginning of the year , the authorities have developed a contingency plan to deal with similar situations in the future.

03 Jun 2013, business.mega.mu

Picture of the Day: Flood in Michigan

25 Apr 2013, business.mega.mu

Inondations: les Zones les Plus à Risqué

Au total, il y a 45 zones à risque d’inondations à travers le pays. Ces régions ont été identifiées par le ministère des Infrastructures publiques. Un document en ce sens a été déposé au Parlement suite à une question du député Deven Nagalingum.

21 Apr 2013, business.mega.mu