Details of Disaster Information


Malaysia : Flood : 2007/01/14
GLIDE: FL-2007-000016-MYS  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2007/01/14
Country
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District
Malaysia
Name Flood
Outline Malaysian health officials are on alert for outbreaks of disease as a second wave of floods hits southern areas, forcing more than 90,000 people to flee their homes and seek shelter at crowded relief centres.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Report/Articles
  • CNN.com 2007/01/15
    More than 100,000 people were evacuated from their homes in southern Malaysia after heavy rains over the weekend caused massive flooding, officials said Monday.
  • Reuters AlerNet 2007/01/14
    Malaysian health officials are on alert for outbreaks of disease as a second wave of floods hits southern areas, forcing more than 90,000 people to flee their homes and seek shelter at crowded relief centres.
  • BBC news 2007/01/14
    Floods force Malaysia evacuation