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India: Flash Flood: 2007/08/30 Country Information on DRR

Period 2007/08/30
Country or District India
Event Type Flash Flood
Outline At least five people have died in flash floods in India's north-eastern state of Assam, officials said.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Reuters AlerNet 2007/09/10
About 2.5 million people have been made homeless in India's northeast state of Assam after a second wave of flooding caused by heavy rains over the past three days, an official said on Monday.

BBC news 2007/08/30
The flood struck the town of Sonari and villages around it in Assam\'s northern region bordering the states of Arunachal Pradesh and Nagaland.