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Afghanistan: Snow Avalanche: 2020/01/12
|Country or District||Afghanistan|
|Event Type||Snow Avalanche|
|Outline||Heavy snowfall, flooding and a large number of avalanches were reported in different parts of Afghanistan between 12 -15 January 2020. Around 11 out of 34 provinces reported to have been affected badly.|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
As per initial report of Afghan Red Crescent Society (ARCS) around 655 houses are partially damaged, 30 houses are completely destroyed, 13 people dead, 40 people injured, and 322 families are displaced to the safe places.
39 are dead in Afghanistan. Major roads connecting Afghanistan and Pakistan were blocked due to heavy snow.