PM gives instructions to ministries, institutions to prepare for winter conditions

Amman, Prime Minister Omar Razzaz gave instructions to ministries and institutions concerned to prepare in advance, and provide all means, mechanisms and manpower necessary to address any emergency during the coming winter.

The prime minister issued a circular on Wednesday to local administration ministries, public works, housing and the Greater Amman Municipality (GAM), to implement a set of preconditions to ensure readiness in dealing with the expected weather conditions.

Razzaz stressed the importance of working and preparing emergency teams working around the clock in times of rain and snow downfall.

These teams shall equipped with all supplies and tools needed to help citizens whose homes may be exposed to the flow of floods or positioned close to streets due to snow accumulation.

He also underlined the need to ensure the safety and readiness of necessary vehicles to operate as well as opening central operating rooms in each municipality and sub-operation rooms in their administrative areas and announcing their phone numbers to citizens.

Source: Jordan News Agency