Kuwaiti minister of public works resigns over flood crisis - kuna

by Reuters
Friday, 9 November 2018 19:03 GMT

CAIRO, Nov 9 (Reuters) - Kuwait's Minister of Public Works, Hussam Al-Roumi, has resigned because of the huge damage to public property caused by heavy rains and floods, the state news agency KUNA said on Friday.

"Out of my moral responsibility ... I have submitted my resignation to the President(Kuwaiti Emir)," Al-Roumi said.

(Reporting By Omar Fahmy Editing by Richard Balmforth)

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