News Local Pedieos river in Strovolos overflows after Wednesday's rainfall (pictures + videos)

Pedieos river in Strovolos overflows after Wednesday’s rainfall (pictures + videos)

Police has closed off the roads on Alexandroupoleos and Erythrou Stravrou streets in Strovolos after Pedieos river overflowed on Tuesday night.

In an early morning announcement, police said that there were problems with the road network and many roads have closed across Cyprus.

In Nicosia, the Gourri-Farmakas, Lagoudera-Chandria, and Ayios Spyridonas, Deftera roads are also closed. Eleftheria street in Pera Chorio has closed as have Evripidou, Leontios Macheras and Theodoros Kolokotronis streets in Dali. The Kotsiatis-Ayia Varvara road and the road from Dali industrial area to Potamia are also closed.

Drivers are urged to stay up dated on changes in road conditions from the police app and its website cypruspolicenews.com and social media pages.

 

Pedieos near Eleonon street in Strovolos:

Read more:

https://in-cyprus.com/flooding-and-mudslides-close-roads-more-rain-today/

 

Top Stories

Man bites hand of police officer checking SMS movement

  A man bit a police officer's hand as he was randomly checked for using an SMS for movement during the second week of the...

Covid assessment leads to change in country travel categories as of Jan.18

  The Epidemiological Monitoring Unit has reassessed the epidemiological conditions in certain countries as related to the travelling to and from Cyprus. The reassessment was based...

Dozens fined for covid violations as quarantine enters second week

  79 individuals and six businesses were charged for covid-19 violations over the past 24 hours, as the quarantine entered its 2nd week, with authorities...

17 year old Covid patient at Famagusta General

  A 17 year old teenage girl, the youngest to have been infected in the second wave of the pandemic, is being treated at Famagusta...

Cannabis nursery at Larnaca apartment

  A cannabis growing apartment was discovered by anti-drug squad members in the Larnaca district following a tip off. During a search of the apartment, owned...

Taste

Squash soup

Ingredients: 1 kg pumpkin, cut into small cubes, approximately 5 cups 2 medium (400g) sweet potatoes, cut into cubes, approximately 2 ½ cups 1 chopped leek, only...

Mezedes

No visit to Cyprus is complete without enjoying the traditional meal of many small dishes known as ‘meze’. This large feast, which has been a...

Prawns with fried cheese, barley shaped pasta

Put the barley shaped pasta into a small pan with salted water, bring to a boil and when tender, drain. Peal the prawns leaving...

Salmon and shrimp sheftalies

Mix all ingredients for tabbouli in a bowl and keep to one side so flavours can combine. Prepare the sheftalies: wash and soak the casing...