Floods, Tirana Publishes the List of Affected Families
Albanian Daily News
Published December 6, 2017
The Prefect of Tirana, Suzaha Jahollari made public on Wednesday the figures of the families affected by the floods in each municipality part of the capital. According to Jahollari, Rrogozhina municipality, one of five municipalities' that compose Tirana prefecture, experienced less damages compared to the others.
"The damages in Rrogozhina municipality are almost inconsiderable. Only two families and 50 hectares of land were damaged due to the floods while the situation quickly returned to the normality. Meantime Kamza municipality was largely damaged by the floods. Some 600 houses were flooded due to the heavy rains. Some 200 families were also affected by the floods in Tirana municipality. Kavaja municipality reported that 33 families had been damaged by the flooding while only 33 families were reported as affected by the floods in Vora municipality," said Jahollari.
The damages caused by to the houses affected by the floods in Tirana district will be assessed by several groups of experts set up by the prefecture. Prefect, Suzana Jahollari declared that these groups are already at work assessing the damages in the flooded areas. She also stressed that aid distribution to the families which experience difficulties due to this situation is still ongoing.