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Duration2008/02/21-22 On 21-22 February 2008, as a result of the sudden increase in air temperature and heavy rains in the South of Kazakhstan, 48 settlements of the Sary-Agash, Ordabasyn, Aryss and Shardarya districts were flooded, leading to the death of one person and the displacement of more than 13,000 people.
Country or DistrictKazakhstan

Headline(Source, Date)
Personal Injury Material Damage Others
OCHA Situation Report No.2 2008/03/19
1 dead;
over 13,000 (approximately 1,800 families) displaced

2,383 houses
298 houses
8 schools
2 primary medical centers
2 bridges destroyed

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