Since last night heavy rain in all parts of Addu have followed the island with water getting into residential houses in Addu city.
Earlier metrological services have warned that heavy showers are to be expected from Laamu atoll onwards. The heavy rain had damaged several houses in Hithadhoo and Feydhoo with furniture been damaged and household damages. Currently, local authorities are working to assist in the efforts to help the locals on the island.
It’s also been reported that Addu atoll power outages have also occurred after the heavy rain. Locals have informed since the beginning of COVID-19 power outages have become a frequent thing in Addu.