Details of Disaster Information

Afghanistan : Flood : 2003/04/20
GLIDE: FL-2003-000179-AFG  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2003/04/20
Name Flood
Outline At least 30 people have been killed after powerful floods washed away their houses in southern Afghanistan.

Human Impact Physical Impact Others

Related Links
  • BBC news 2003/04/24
    The United Nations says it is proving difficult to get help to people affected by floods in southern Afghanistan, because of security concerns.
  • BBC news 2003/04/20
    The Afghan authorities say five people have died and 25 are missing in flash floods in the south of the country.
  • Yahoo! News 2003/04/20
    Floods kill 30 in southern Afghanistan