RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The state of Alagoas recognized the emergency situation in 15 more municipalities due to the rains in the region.
With the measure, the state has about 50 cities in abnormal condition since May, when there was an increase in the damage caused by floods and the number of homeless people.
The decree published on July 2 declares the emergency for 180 days in the municipalities of Atalaia, Branquinha, Cacimbinhas, Cajueiro, Capela . . .