According to the Nadi Weather Centre, at 2 a.m. yesterday morning, a cyclone called Victor developed rapidly near Nauru. After moving towards the Solomon Islands it passed over Honiara finally.
Even though the government officials have put emergency plans into operation, the violent cyclone Victor still caused serious loss of life and property within half a day. Six people lost their life and eitghteen people were injured to different extent. A number of city infrastructures were destroyed at the same time. Emergency services were carrying on the post-disaster relief.