Peleshi: Heavy rain is expected. Vjosa is close to critical levels
The Minister of Defense, Niko Peleshi, in an appearance for the media, has made an update on the situation due to the rainfall in the country.
Peleshi said that heavy rains are expected in the country, adding that the Vjosa river is close to critical levels.
"Heavy rains are expected in the country. The Vjosa River is close to critical levels. There is an increase in flooding in the areas of Ninshkodra. Downloads are being done carefully by KESH. During the day yesterday, they also mentioned power outages. There have been several interruptions in areas of Shkodra, Kukës, and Korçë. As for river quotas, the Osumi is declining. At Hanging Bridge, this river is in normal quotas. Drini in Shkodër is in normal quota. The level of Shkodra lake is half a meter from the critical quota. Buna got out of bed. In Lezha, we had several floods in some streets of the city," said Peleshi.