Severe floods hit Saudi Arabia last week, leaving 12 people dead and hundreds of others injured.
This came after heavy rainfall hit several the western and northwestern parts of the Kingdom
Emergency services rescued 271 people from flooded areas and have also set up several committees to assess the damage caused by the floods and support those who lost homes or vehicles in the past week.
— الدفاع المدني السعودي (@SaudiDCD) January 29, 2019
The Civil Defense forces have been responding to people stranded in affected areas.
Security officials have also issued warnings asking citizens not to drive, swim, or walk in flooded areas.
It is expected to rain in several parts of the region this week as well.