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Nepal: Cold Wave: 2010/01/02 Country Information on DRR

Period 2010/01/02
Country or District Nepal
Event Type Cold Wave
Outline Cold wave has claimed at least 18 lives in southern Nepal's Terai region over the past few days.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Xinhua English 2010/01/04
Many Terai districts have come under the grip of cold-related diseases like pneumonia, cold, diarrhea and respiratory problems. Patients suffering from cold-related maladies, especially the elderly and children, have overwhelmed hospitals and other health centers.

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OCHA ReliefWeb 2010/01/07
Inida/Nepal/Bangladesh: Cold Wave (as of 06 Jan 2010)