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Cambodia: Flood: 2006/08/22 Country Information on DRR

Period 2006/08/22
Country or District Cambodia
Event Type Flood
Outline In Cambodia, torrential rains swelling the annual Mekong floods have killed at least eight Cambodians and damaged several thousand hectares (acres) of paddy fields, officials said.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Reueters News 2006/08/24
Torrential storms have killed at least 13 people in Cambodia in the last week, including three struck by lightning, and more heavy rain was forecast, officials said on Thursday. 2006/08/22
Cambodia\'s Red Cross had distributed food to nearly 10,000 people in the southern province of Kampot, the hardest hit, but others were still awaiting help, provincial governor Thach Khorn said.