Agricultural officials at all levels are directing on-farm actions to preserve crops and mobilizing work forces and resources to mitigate potential damage from the storm, the source said.
With updated information from the Meteorological and Hydrological Directorate on the behavior of Muifa, now downgraded to a tropical storm, the Agriculture Committee is urgently given advise to the country’s territories on the pertinent measures, ACNC said.
In the face of the inclement weather, rescue and medical assistance groups have been organized in the city of Kaesong and are able to mobilize quickly if necessary, ACNC said.
The territory’s authorities are constantly checking water levels in reservoirs and rivers, and have the necessary workforce and resources to reinforce the city’s seawall.
Likewise, rail transport, communications and electrical network workers are preparing for immediate repair work in case of possible damage, the news agency said.