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Viet Nam: Flood: 1998/10 Country Information on DRR

Period 1998/10
Country or District Viet Nam
Event Type Flood
Outline Heavy rains and floods in the coastal provinces of central Vietnam in mid-October caused significant damage.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others
Viet Nam - Floods OCHA Situation Report No.1 Nov. 6
On 26 October 1998, 42 people were killed, 3 were missing and 5 were injured or ill. 294 houses collapsed, 5,724 houses were flooded and 482 houses damaged. More than 11,000 hectares of paddy rice were destroyed.

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