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Myanmar: Flood: 2015/07/02 Country Information on DRR

Period 2015/07/02
Country or District Myanmar
Event Type Flood
Outline Over the past several days, increasing heavy rains have caused severe flooding in the western state of Rakhine, Myanmar. It is estimated that 13,000 people were affected by the floods, with over 8,500 evacuated so far.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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AHA Centre 2015/07/04
Based on Myanmar Relief and Resettlement Department (RRD) latest report: 7 death, 14,426 people affected and 2,453 houses affected.

IFRC 2015/07/02
During the first few days of the flooding, around 1,500 people were evacuated.

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UNOSAT 2015/07/15
Flood Waters Over Western Rakhine State, Myanmar (15 Jul 2015)