The aftermath of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico

The number of victims of hurricane “Maria” in Puerto Rico has increased to 49 people, the island authorities said.

“The secretary for public affairs said that the number of victims of hurricane Maria increased from 43 to 49,” the Puerto Rican governor Ricardo Rossello said in Twitter. It also reported that electricity in Puerto Rico was restored only by 20%.

According to previous information, about 97% of the population of Puerto Rico remained without electricity after the hurricane “Maria” in September.