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Viet Nam: Typhoon: 2005/11/02 Country Information on DRR

Period 2005/11/02
Country or District Viet Nam
Event Type Typhoon
Outline A powerful typhoon Kai-Tak has hit central Vietnam, killing at least 18 people in provinces on the coast.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Reuters AlertNet 2005/11/03
Powerful typhoon Kai-Tak killed 20 people in Vietnam's central region and a Filipino swept away at a gold mine is still missing, officials said on Thursday.

BBC NEWS 2005/11/03
At least 18 people have been killed in Vietnam as Typhoon Kai Tak hit central areas of the country.

Reuters AlertNet 2005/11/02
At least eight people drowned in central Vietnam as a powerful typhoon moving parallel to the coast dumped heavy rains on a region where bad weather has killed nearly 30 people in the past two weeks.