The island of Symi was declared in ‘state of emergency’ after a heavy storm hit on Monday morning. Floods, landslides and no water supply…An unprecedented heavy storm. Streets turned into rivers.
Several houses and shops have been flooded and the water and electricity supply was cut when a storm hit the island. The Locals speaks of a “biblical” disaster.Landlsides occurred along the traffic network, the island has been divided into two after damages clocked a main road and villages.
There were power cuts, while problems occurred also in the telecommunications for mobile phones. Authorities declared Symi Island on ‘State of emergency’.