The floods in Bad Neuenahr-Ahrweiler have caused severe damage to the premises of the Bad Neuenahr casino. It has been closed until further notice with no news of when it will reopen.
In Bad Neuenahr-Ahrweiler, the entire old town was flooded meters high. The entire supply infrastructure was destroyed in some places. At least 93 people have died and many are missing in Germany due to record rainfall and burst river banks.
“I fear that we will only see the full extent of this tragedy soon,” German Chancellor Angela Merkel said.