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Search for missing young man in Zarqa enters 11th day

By JT - Jan 18,2020 - Last updated at Jan 18,2020

AMMAN — For the 11th consecutive day, specialised teams on Saturday continued searching for Hamza Khatib, a young man who was washed away in the torrent of Wadi Al Qamar in Zarqa Governorate, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported.

The search is being carried out by Civil Defence Directorate (CDD), Public Security Department and gendarmerie personnel, with the participation of more than 2,000 people, the CDD said.

Search operations have been taking place from Wadi Al Qamar in Zarqa all the way to King Talal Dam, the CDD said, adding that the specialised teams are making great efforts, despite rainfall at the search sites.

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