Details of Disaster Information

Nepal : Flood : 2008/09/19
GLIDE: FL-2008-000168-NPL  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2008/09/19
Name Flood
Outline 45 people were killed and over 35 people are still missing due to incessant downpour, landslides and flood in the past two days in the far-west of Nepal.

Human Impact Physical Impact Others

Related Links
  • Nepalnews 2008/09/27
    The death toll in the recent floods and landslides in the far-western districts has reached 64.
  • IRIN News 2008/09/29
    The number of displaced grew over the past week from an initial 80,000 to nearly 180,000 on 29 September following assessments by aid agencies and the government.
  • The Himalayan Times 2008/09/21
    Twenty-six have died in Kailali, 10 in Kanchanpur, six in Doti, one each in Bajhang, Dadeldurra and Darchula districts, according to the regional police office Dipayal.