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Philippines (the): Flash Flood: 2002/03/27 Country Information on DRR

Period 2002/03/27
Country or District Philippines (the)
Event Type Flash Flood
Outline Twenty-eight people were killed and two others were missing after flashfloods triggered by heavy rains swept through two southern Philippine provinces
Human Impact Physical Impact Others
CNN News 2002/03/28
Dead: at least 35 people
Missing: 4 people

More than 55,000 people displaced.
Damaged: nearly 1,000 homes

More than 50 bridges were damaged.

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CNN News 2002/03/28
Storm kills 35 in Philippines

yahoo!singapore news 2002/03/27
Floods leave 28 dead in southern Philippines