Emergency plan to be launched on Friday as weather worsens

Street sweepers in Amman push rainwater down a street drain in Amman after heavy rains dropped on Monday, December 20, 2021. (Photo: Ameer Khalifeh/Jordan News)
AMMAN — On Friday, the Ministry of Public Works and Housing announced that it will put into effect a medium-range emergency plan as of Friday evening due to the foreseen weather instability expected to impact the Kingdom, according to Al-Ghad News.اضافة اعلان

The ministry announced in a press statement its readiness to deal with the expected weather conditions and to tackle any complaints 24/7 and through 98 teams.

The ministry issued a circular to all its offices and departments across the Kingdom to conduct regular check visits to all areas and to increase the emergency situation in accordance with the information received by the departments, offices, and the meteorological department.

The ministry also called on people to be careful and to stay away from the flood formations and valleys, and to drive safely on external roads; especially in the Badiah where there is a possibility of dust formation.

Also, the ministry urged people to not hesitate in reporting any emergencies to the relevant departments.

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