Details of Disaster Information

India : Torrential rains : 2005/12/05
GLIDE: ST-2005-000204-IND  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2005/12/05
Name Torrential rains
Outline Torrential rains have killed 21 people and rendered thousands homeless in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, officials said on on 4 December.

Human Impact Physical Impact Others

Related Links
  • Reuters AlertNet 2005/12/05
    The heavy rains, which began on Saturday, were caused by a deep depression over the Bay of Bengal. Cyclonic rains have killed over 150 people in Andhra Pradesh since July.
Geographycal Data Information
  • Reuters AlertNet 2005/12/10
    The second Bay of Bengal storm in less than a week lost its strength on Saturday as it crossed the coast of India's Tamil Nadu state but still brought heavy rains and gusty winds to storm-weary residents, officials said.