The flood strikes again in Mauritius on this Sunday 17th February 2013. The region of Gokoola (among others) in the North of the Island are facing heavy rainfall since the last few hours and many cases of flood have already been reported. According to the Mauritius Meteorological Station, we are to expect more heavy rainfall across the Island in the coming hours. A friend of our’s has shared some pictures of the resulting flood at Gokoola below.
Update 18 February 2013: No official torrential rain warning issued for Mauritius however the Ministry of Education recommends parents to NOT send their children to school for today. All educational institutions are however officially operating as usual for today.
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