The number of cities in emergency situations due to the rains in Bahia rose to 153. According to the bulletin released by the Superintendence of Civil Defense and Protection (Sudec), Paratinga and Tremedal are the new municipalities that entered the list with an emergency situation decree [no balanço anterior, eram 151 cidades].
The number of people affected by the rains also increased from 643,068 to 661,208. The number of deaths and injuries remained the same: 25 and 517, respectively. According to Sudec’s balance sheet, the number of homeless or displaced people decreased from 91,806 to 90,670.
The number of homeless people – who are people who have lost their properties and need support from the government – is 33,247 [redução de 4.508 em relação ao balanço anterior]. The total number of homeless people – who are people who also lost their properties, but were allocated to family homes – is 57,243 [aumento de 2.652 em relação ao balanço anterior].
See below where the deaths occurred:
See below the 153 cities under emergency situation decree:
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