The death toll rises to 28. The municipal staff continues in the search and removal of debris.
The death toll rose to 28 after the flood that hit the north center of Quito on January 31, 2022.
The residents of the neighborhoods of The Gasca and the Commune are the most affected. There is even one person who is listed as missing.
This February 5, 2022, the Mayor of Quito He explained that in addition to the deceased and missing people there are 52 injured: 44 discharged, 10 hospitalized and one in critical condition.
While the number of people affected by the flood is 555, including those who have completely lost their homes. Santiago Guarderas, Mayor of Quito, pointed out that on Tuesday, January 15, 2022, the recovery plan for the affected people will be known.
In addition, the Mayor pointed out that this Sunday, February 6, 2022, the Sunday ride, known as a cycle ride, is suspended, since the municipal staff is focused on the ground zero work alluvium. (AVV)