RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The water shortage caused by the drought caused the state water company Sabesp to increase by two hours the interval in which it reduces pressure in the pipelines that supply the city of São Paulo its metropolitan region during the night.
Until last month, the reduction in most neighborhoods occurred from 11 PM to 5 AM, and now it has been done from 9 PM to 5 AM . With the reduction, higher regions may be without water during this period. Social networks have registered complaints from users about the lack of water earlier than usual . . .