In the present day, Saturday, the pinnacle of Iran's Rescue and Aid Authority, Mehdi Valipur, introduced the dying of 56 folks and the lack of 18 others following the current torrential rains that swept by means of 21 provinces throughout the nation, inflicting nice harm to roads, amenities and housing.
And the Iranian information company quoted Valipur as saying that in current days 17,638 residents obtained help, 2,500 folks had been transferred to protected locations and three,700 folks obtained emergency lodging.
He added that round 18 persons are nonetheless lacking and the search is ongoing.
The Iranian official confirmed that rescue groups are on excessive alert, awaiting what might be attributable to a wave of heavy rains presently hitting a number of western and central provinces, together with the capital, Tehran.
He defined that since July 23 until now, the floods have swept by means of 21 governorates throughout the nation.
Essentially the most affected provinces on Friday evening had been Rastan, Tehran, Yazd, Isfahan, Charmahal and Bakhtiari.
A wave of torrential rain precipitated some rivers to overflow and torrential torrents occurred in most governorates.
Rains on the mountain slopes north of the capital, Tehran, led to torrential rains and landslides in some areas.
The rains, and the ensuing torrential downpours, additionally precipitated intensive materials harm to housing, amenities and roads, in addition to momentary energy outages in some areas, in addition to the slicing of some roads, particularly in villages and rural areas.