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India: Flood: 2002/08/22 Country Information on DRR

Period 2002/08/22
Country or District India
Event Type Flood
Outline At least 75 people were missing and and another 25 people are feared dead after a dam burst under the pressure of heavy monsoon rains in central India
Human Impact Physical Impact Others
CNN news 2002/08/28
Dead: 25 people
More than a thousand homes were washed away.

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