Kazakhstan : Flood : 2020/05/01
|Country or District||Kazakhstan|
|Outline||Heavy rain and strong winds affected north Uzbekistan and south Kazakhstan causing the overflow of the Sardoba Reservoir Dam located near the border of the two countries.On the Kazakhstan side, approximately 5,400 people have been evacuated in Maktaaral district (Turkestan province).|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
By 5 May the flood affected 5 villages with 1,030 houses being flooded
The flood affected 4 villages by May 3, 2020 (around 620 houses are in water), people from those villages and another 7 villages are evacuated from the flood areas. Total evacuated population from 11 settlements is 25 585. There is a risk of additional 7 settlements with total number of 1422 houses (8020 people) to be affected by the water.