(As of Sunday (11.30 P.M.), 4th August 2002)

Disaster Situation

(1) Type of Disaster: Landslide and Flood.

(2) Period: 13th, 21st and, 22nd July 2002.

(3) Where: 46 districts are mostly affected.

(4) Total Death: 309

(5) Injured: 254

(6) Missing: 65

(7) Total affected families: 47881

(8) Houses Destroyed: 16919

(9) Livestock Damage: 1408

(10) Rescue, Relief:

Rescue and relief work is going on smoothly.
Infrastructures damage assessment team deployed from different district.
Japanese Government provided 30 set tents and 2280 pieces blankets for disaster victims through JICA Nepal office.

posted by:

Lekh Nath Pokharel
Section Officer, Ministry of Home Affairs
His Majesty's Government of Nepal

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