Brief description of the situation
The rainstorms that commenced since 01/03/2013 have taken a heavy toll on the Northern and Volta regions.To date the rainstorms have hit sixteen ( 17) districts/municipals causing extensive damage to properties and resulting into 5 deaths. Seventeen(17) districts are affected in Northern region and one district in the Volta region. Some of the displaced persons are rehabilitating their houses, whilst others are still staying with relatives and friends. Over 5,000 families have been displaced.
The Meteorological services has forecasted torrential rainfall in the Norhern sector of the country.