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Iran (Islamic Republic of): Flood: 2015/07/19 Country Information on DRR

Period 2015/07/19
Country or District Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Event Type Flood
Outline At least eight people were reported to be killed on 19 July 2015 due to floods triggered by torrential rains in this northern Iranian province.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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IFRC 2015/08/04
Unseasonable floods hit 16 provinces and 56 counties in the Islamic Republic of Iran in late July, leaving at least 23 people dead and 50 injured.

Iranian Red Crescent 2015/07/20
Based on initial assessment reports from the Relief and Rescue Organisation of the Iranian Red Crescent, at least 11 people have been killed, 30 injured and 12 persons listed as missing in unseasonable flash floods in ten provinces of Iran during the last two days.

Islamic Republic News Agency 2015/07/20
In Alborz province, the Karaj river overflowed following heavy rain and thunder in Chalous road washing away 25 cars. Up to now, aid workers have treated 30 wounded.