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Korea (the Republic of): Flood: 2001/07/15
|Country or District||Korea (the Republic of)|
|Outline||Dozens of people have been killed after the worst torrential rains in 37 years hit central South Korea over the weekend.|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
Damaged farm land:127.7hectares
45 people were killed by flood in Soul which progressing repair work.
Heavy rain broke out in Korea for the first time in 37 years.The Dead reached 40 and the missing reached 14.
Reports on the number of dead varied, with estimates from relief operations ranging from 36 to 54.
OCHA Situaton Report No.1 2001/07/19
A Summary of Disaster Situation Report