Monitoring Emergencies: Peru - 02/28/2017: Flood in Moyobamba affects 350 families

A flood due to heavy rains in the city of Moyobamba, San Martin Region, affected nearly 350 families. The Moyobamba Mayor confirmed that several rooms in the contingency hospital were also flooded due to the overflow of the Azungue and Rumiyacu streams. The Mayor reported that those affected have received temporary shelter, but also warned that the rains could continue and asked the population to stay alert. (M: ANDINA)