Watch: Sharjah Municipality call centre in overdrive to handle rain-related reports

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Clearing rain water accumulation is one of the major tasks of the emergency response teams during heavy rains.
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Sharjah: The Sharjah City Municipality has confirmed that its 993 call centre has activated the emergency plan to deal with rain reports, by increasing the number of employees to deal with all reports quickly and transfer them to the relevant teams in the field.

Friday saw many streets and parking areas flooded with rainwater. The call centre received 872 reports about weather instability.