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Bangladesh : Flood : 2002/07/30
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Duration 2002/07/30
Country
   or
District
Bangladesh
Name Flood
Outline Swollen rivers broke through embankments Tuesday, drowning 20 young children in flooded villages in northern Bangladesh and raising the death toll from monsoon rains to 465 in the South Asian region

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others
CNN News 2002/08/03
570 people have lost their lives
Around 2000 people have suffered from diarrhoea

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