Heavy rains flood downtown streets of Georgia’s Poti
Tbilisi, Georgia, Oct.1
By Nana Kirtzkhalia - Trend:
Heavy rains caused flooding in Poti, which in turn resulted in ground floors of nearby homes to become watersealed.
Rains damaged the power lines, approximately 600 subscribers were left without electricity.
Maintenance crew is busy eliminating the consequences of the accident, and the electricity supply is promised to be restored before the end of the day.
Broken drainage system and insufficient number of pumping stations were the reasons for flooding, the City Hall of Poti told Trend.
A special commission that will assess the damage caused by the heavy rains has been established in the mayor's office.