The government amends the emergency declaration issued by Otis: they will only provide support to Acapulco and Coyuca de Benítez | News from Mexico
Guerrero.- The National Coordination of Civil Protection, led by Laura Velasquez Alzoa, issued a “Explanatory memorandum” in the Official Journal of the Federation correcting the declaration of emergency previously issued for 47 municipalities in the state of GuerreroWhich was affected by Hurricane Otis.
According to the new statement. Only two municipalities, Acapulco and Coyuca de Benítez, are eligible for federal resources Aiming to rebuild housing and public infrastructure.
This review is based on the background regarding the declaration of natural disaster published on November 2, 2023 in the Official Journal of the Federation, due to damage caused by torrential rains, strong winds, river floods and rain on the 24th and 25th of October 2023 in 47 municipalities of the state of Guerrero.
Against the background that on November 2, 2023, the declaration of a natural disaster was published in the Official Gazette of the Federation due to heavy rains, strong winds, and river and rain floods on October 24 and 25, 2023. In 47 municipalities of the state of Guerrero, it was published on November 2, 2023.”
“In view of the above, the National Civil Protection Coordination requests the explanatory memorandum to declare a natural disaster due to the occurrence of heavy rains, strong winds, and river and water floods on October 24 and 25, 2023 at the level of 47 municipalities in the state of Guerrero, published on November 2, 2023.”This was stated in the document published in the Ministry of Finance last Friday.
According to the document published by the Ministry of Finance, the National Coordination for Civil Protection requested this explanatory memorandum, which led to a significant change in the original statement.
now Only the municipalities of Acapulco de Juarez and Coyuca de Benítez in Guerrero state have been declared a disaster zone.This is a result of heavy rains and strong winds on October 24, 2023, in addition to heavy torrential rains on October 25, 2023.
This amendment has a direct impact on the distribution of federal resources, as only the above-mentioned municipalities will be able to access the funds needed to reconstruct the affected areas.
With information from the practical medium.
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