As a result of heavy rains last night on March 20, a number of streets and roads of Baku were flooded. A substantial increase in the water level was recorded in Narimanov district of Baku, APA reports.
According to the website of Ministry of Emergency Situations, as a result of heavy rains, the movement of vehicles was limited, and in some areas the movement was paralyzed to the extent that drivers and commuters were unable to drive. Rescue officers of special risk Rescue Service rescued seven citizens in three vehicles.
Traffic was halted in the center of Baku because a twenty-meter spruce due to the wind and caused closures at Dilara Aliyeva street, in front of the Oil Academy in Baku.
A tree fell across the street from a strong gust of wind on the night of March 21st.