|Country or District||Viet Nam|
|Outline||Floods and torrential rains have killed at least 38 people and marooned thousands of families in central Vietnam, officials said on Saturday.|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
OCHA Situation Report No.2 2003/10/22
As of today, the death toll has increased to 46 with 29 injured.
Reuters Alertnet 2003/10/20
Floods in central Vietnam have killed 38 people, submerged thousands of homes, washed away roads and damaged scores of ancient houses in a 16th century trading town.
Reuters Alertnet 2003/10/18
The severe weather also destroyed about 8,000 hectares (20,000 acres) of crops in the two hardest hit provinces of Binh Dinh and Quang Ngai in central Vietnam.