Zoo collecting donations

The Zoological Society of Trinidad and Tobago has set up a collection centre at the Emperor Valley Zoo for those wishing to donate items to the flood victims.

The board of the ZSTT, management and staff say they are doing their part to provide the much-needed assistance to persons in need and welcome others who wish to join in helping our brothers and sisters in the flood-ravaged areas.

Opposition calls on government to declare parts of T&T disaster areas

Opposition Leader Kamla Persad Bissesar is calling on the governemnt to activate Section 2 of the Disasters Measures Act.

The following is a statement by the Opposition Leader: 

The torrential rains that we have experienced over the past three days and the resultant catastrophic flooding has transformed areas of our country into virtual disaster areas.