In Bolivia, heavy rains prompt authorities to declare state of emergency

By Thomson Reuters Mar 10, 2024 | 6:31 PM

LA PAZ (Reuters) – Heavy rains in Bolivia’s La Paz prompted authorities to declare a state of emergency, a government document showed on Sunday, as an overflowing river destroyed many houses over the weekend.

(Reporting by Monica Machicao; Writing by Valentine Hilaire; Editing by Shri Navaratnam)