Wednesday, October 4, the Governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello reported that the victims of the hurricane «Maria», held on 20-21 September, at least 34 people. Earlier it was reported about the 16 victims.
— Effects of hurricane «Maria» in Puerto Rico. Photos
The material damage from the hurricane, according to the Governor, is estimated at $ 90 billion.
After hurricane «Maria» a large part of the population of the island still remains without electricity, communications, access to drinking water and health services.
On many roads it is impossible to pass system transporting fuel, which is ending up corrupted, and due to the lack of when rescue services can’t get in touch with the local authorities, which complicates the process of searching for the victims and reconstruction of infrastructure.