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Iran (Islamic Republic Of) : Flash Flood : 2001/08/11
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Duration 2001/08/11
Iran (Islamic Republic Of)
Name Flash Flood
Outline Flash floods sweeping northeast Iran have killed at least 53 people on Sunday.

Headline(Source, Date)
Personal Injury Material Damage Others
Death: 226
Missing: 284
The damaged farmland:some 15,000 hectares
The destroyed houses :1,500 (Khorasan and Golestan provinces)
The damage is estimated to run into tens of millions of dollars.


Death toll in the Kalaleh area of Golestan province: 52 people Flood damage to roads and infrastructure in Golestan province was estimated at 150 billion rials ($19 million) .

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