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15 Compounds Flooded in Kuntaur

Jul 3, 2008, 7:23 AM | Article By: By Adourahman Sallah

No fewer than 15 compounds in Kuntaur Wharf Town were on Tuesday flooded with water following heavy downpours earlier in the week.

According to the Ward Councilor, Mr. Pa Sibity Jallow, the incident happened following the downpours. He revealed that among the affected compounds were those of Ben Jallow, Kaku Saho, Samba Njie, Sainey Ceesay, Abdourahman Samateh and Ndow Kunda. He said that in many cases the floodwater had entered their houses and damaged their property.

He then called on NGOs, philanthropists and government to assist the affected families as they are in urgent need of help.