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Myanmar : Flood : 2010/06/16
GLIDE: FL-2010-000115-MMR  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2010/06/16
Name Flood
Outline Heavy rain in Myanmar has triggered floods and landslides, washing away bridges, blocking roads and killing at least 25 people

Human Impact Physical Impact Others

Related Links
  • OCHA ReliefWeb 2010/06/28
    The total number of people killed is 68 according to the Minister of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement. Over 28,865 families have been affected by the floods.
  • OCHA 2010/06/23
    The number of people killed has increased from 56 to at least 63, according to State media.
  • OCHA ReliefWeb 2010/06/18
    The number of reported casualties has increased from 42 to 56, most of them due to the landslides.
  • BBC news 2010/06/17
    Landslides and floods caused by torrential rain have killed 46 people in Burma this week.
  • Reuters 2010/06/15
    Large areas of two districts in Rakhine State in the west of the country had been inundated after torrential rain this week.
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