RIYADH — At least 30 people were killed as a result of accidents caused by rain and floods in various parts of the Kingdom in recent days, according to the Directorate General of Civil Defense.

It said 10 people died in Makkah, five in Al-Baha, three each in Asir and the Eastern Province, two each in Hail, Jazan and Tabuk and one each in Riyadh, Al-Jouf and Najran.

The Civil Defense said as many as 1,480 people were rescued during the week ending on Tuesday.