CDC Looking to Supply Lethem With Supplies From Brazil
The civil defense commission already is looking at a backup plan if the ability to deliver by road, food and other essential commodities to region 9 fails.
Speaking with this news cast yesterday chairman of the CDC retired colonel Chabilal Ramsarup said that if the need arises the CDC will source food supplies from Boa Vista in neighboring Brazil.
He disclosed that sections of the road leading up to the Linden/Lethem Bridge are under several inches of water. He added that government engineers are on the ground looking at ways to have traffic flowing again. Several families are dislocated as the crisis deepens in the flood hit region 9 area.