Details of Disaster Information


Bangladesh : Flash Flood : 2006/06/02
GLIDE: FF-2006-000080-BGD  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2006/06/02
Country
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District
Bangladesh
Name Flash Flood
Outline Flash floods triggered by heavy rains have killed five people, marooned about 100,000, and damaged hundreds of homes in Bangladesh over the last three days, police and officials said on Friday.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Report/Articles
  • Reuters AlertNet 2006/06/02
    The victims died in house collapses and a boat sinking in northern Jamalpur and central Madaripur districts while several hundred houses were damaged in northeastern Sylhet and southeastern Chittagong areas.