The National Disaster Management Office team left the Natovi Jetty last night for Southern Lau and Kadavu for Food Ration distribution, Relief Supplies and Damage Assessments.
All officers who are travelling to the islands have already been screened by the Ministry of Health.
An update on the vessles that left last night.
The the Lau Deployment:
M V Ohana carried officials, relief items and supplies to the Lower Southern Lau including Ono-I-Lau, Vatoa, Ogea, Fulaga and Kabara.
The M V Spirit of Love will cover Yasayasa Moala including Matuku, Totoya and Moala Island.
For the Kadavu Deployment:
MV SPIRIT OF HARMONY will cover South of Kadavu distributing supplies, food rations and officials who will conduct detail damage assessment.
MV ALTRUISM will cover the East of Kadavu carrying relief supplies, food rations and officials to carry our detail damage assessment.
All these boats are expected to arrive into their destinations today where NDMO officers have been adviced to prioritize distributing food and relief items to those affected.
For the West Deployment,
Government vessel – Vatulawa which is already berthed in Lautoka will carry cargo to Yasawa and Mamanuca Group while the MV Sea bus will carry officials who will conduct detail damage assessment.
MV Sigavou will cover Vatulele/Beqa and Yanuca. Food rations, relief supplies and officials will leave today.