Extensive. This is how Works and Infrastructure Minister, Dr Suruj Rambachan describes the damage to the Manzanilla\ Mayaro Road due to recent flooding.
The relative authorities have declared the road, closed, until further notice.
The Ministry says it expects restoration work to commence over the weekend, adding that all is being done to bring a level of normalcy to residents the affected area.
Speaking with reporters on the matter on Thursday, Dr Rambachan said another assessment of the area was carried out.
He also confirmed that some of the machinery that will be used to carry out restoration work has been transported to the area.
Minister Rambachan added that the engineering section of the defense force is also being utilized.
Works and Infrastructure Minister, Dr Suruj Rambachan