Details of Disaster Information


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

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

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

Related Links
Report/Articles
  • 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