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Afghanistan: Flash Flood: 2002/04/05 Country Information on DRR

Period 2002/04/05
Country or District Afghanistan
Event Type Flash Flood
Outline Flash floods caused by heavy rains have killed at least 39 people ,affected 843 families and 323 homes were reported to have been destroyedin the northwestern Afghan province of Faryab
Human Impact Physical Impact Others
BBC news 2002/04/05
Dead: 39 people

☆More than 800 families have been hit by the floods.
Destroyed: more than 300 houses
More than 2,000 animals have been killed.

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MSN Japan news 2002/04/05
Flash flood happend in northwest Afghnistan.At least 39 people dead.

yahoo!news 2002/04/05
Thirty-Nine Feared Dead in Afghan Floods

BBC news 2002/04/05
Afghanistan floods 'kill 39'