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Pakistan : Flood : 2003/07/22
GLIDE: FL-2003-000359-PAK  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2003/07/22
Country
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District
Pakistan
Name Flood
Outline The southern and southwestern parts of Pakistan have been struggling from the effects of floods due to above normal monsoon rains during the last two weeks, especially from the second round of monsoon rains that started on 22 July 2003. Sindh and Balochistan provinces are bearing the brunt of the floods.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others
OCHA Situation Report No.3 2003/08/08
Dead: more than 230 people

(Sindh Province / Balochistan Province)
Villages affected: 3,422 / 4,151
Persons killed: 154 / 41
Persons injured: 249 / more than 200
Persons affected: 859,926 / 236,800
Camps established: 319 with 65,498 persons / N/a
(Sindh Province / Balochistan Province)
Houses destroyed: 48,283 / N/a
Houses damaged: 94,375 / 24,000
(Sindh Province / Balochistan Province)
Cattle killed: 9,336 / 10,900
Standing crops destroyed/damaged: 343,188 acres / 126,000 acres
OCHA Situation Report No.2 2003/08/05
Dead: 222 people


BBC news 2003/07/31
Dead: more than 100 poeple



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