Details of Disaster Information


India : Floods : 2008/08/20
GLIDE: FL-2008-000136-IND  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2008/08/20
Country
   or
District
India
Name Floods
Outline Floods triggered by heavy monsoon rains left some 50,000 people homeless in India's remote northeast, officials said on Wednesday, warning of more rains in one of the country's most flood-prone regions.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others
National Disaster Management Division, Ministry of Home Affairs
[BIHAR]
Dead: 54
Affected: 3,065,000 (1704 villages in 16 districts)
[BIHAR]
Damaged houses: 283,797


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