Hoa Binh & Son La hydropower plants open floodgates Photo: SGGP

Three hydropower plants in north continue to open floodgates ​

The Central Steering Committee on Natural Disaster Prevention and Control required Hoa Binh Hydropower Plant to open one more flood gate at 17pm on August 9 and Son La Hydropower Plant to open flood gate at 14pm on the same day.
Rains flood Hanoi’s many streets

Rains flood Hanoi’s many streets

Many streets in Hanoi this morning were flooded after heavy rains, resulting in traffic congestion while Hoa Binh Hydropower plant continued to open two floodgates to discharge water.