ADRC DisasterReport Back to ADRC Homepage(English/Japanese)

ADRC Latest Disaster Information

Back to List

Afghanistan:Flash Flood:2012/05/10

Duration2012/05/10 Flash floods swept through four villages in northern Afghanistan, killing 28 people and leaving 20 others missing.
Country or DistrictAfghanistan
NameFlash Flood

Headline(Source, Date)
Personal Injury Material Damage Others

Specific Matters

Related Links
  • IFRC 2012/07/09
    Some 18,000 people were affected by flash flooding in the northern Afghan province of Sar-e-Pol. Media reports stated that 22 people died from the floods.
  • AFP 2012/05/11
    Heavy rains overnight triggered flood waters that broke through four mountainous villages in Ishkamish district of northern Takhar province. Dozens of houses were washed away and roads blocked. The flood-hit areas are accessible only by air.
Geographycal Data Information
Emergency Relief Information
Urgent Report from Supporting Members of the Asian Disaster Reduction Center