If the Central Water Authority (CWA) had no choice but to close the gates to the east, the same procedure shall be applied in many regions. Hydrologist Farook Mawlabuccus believes that this will concern as long as the heavy rain will be scarce. "The performance of groundwater has fallen faster than expected. It is therefore necessary to ensure an adequate supply and equitable in the region, "says Narain Bisheck, spokesman of the CWA.
Reason given is a lack of rainfall accumulated. A phenomenon confirmed by Farook Mawlabuccus: "Certainly, it rained for the last three months, but not enough to replenish our water points. '
Note that Mare-aux-Vacoas posted on Wednesday Honourable rate of 62.8% for the same period, while the other reservoirs dropped: La-Nicolière (55.5%), Piton du-Milieu (40.1% )-The Farm (33.4%), Mare-Longue (48.9%) and East Midlands (58.5%).