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Myanmar: Flood: 2016/04/19-25 Country Information on DRR

Period 2016/04/19-25
Country or District Myanmar
Event Type Flood
Outline Since 19 April, strong winds, hail and heavy rains have affected over 40 townships across Mandalay and Sagaing regions and Shan, Kachin and Chin states.Over 1,100 houses were destroyed and 11,600 houses damaged. As of 25 April, authorities confirmed 14 deaths and 18 people injured due to the severe weather conditions.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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OCHA 2016/05/09
During the past week, strong winds, heavy rain and hail continued to affect various parts of Myanmar. The Relief and Resettlement Department (RRD) reported over 64,500 people have been affected with over 23,300 houses damaged. It is expected that heavy rainfall will continue in the coming days heightening the risk of landslides in Chin and Kachin states.

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OCHA 2016/04/25
Hail, Heavy Rains and Wind Affected Townships (25 April 2016)