17 killed due to heavy rains in Nicaragua

In Nicaragua, at least seventeen people have been killed when trying to cross flooded rivers in the last few days.

Four members of a peasant family also killed due to landslide in the northern province of Jinotega.

Nicaragua is currently passing through its rainy season, which usually begins in May and ends in October. Heavy rains have caused floods and landslides in some areas of the country.

Source: Radio Pakistan