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Kazakhstan : flood : 2008/02/21-22
GLIDE: FL-2008-000032-KAZ  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2008/02/21-22
Name flood
Outline On 21-22 February 2008, as a result of the sudden increase in air temperature and heavy rains in the South of Kazakhstan, 48 settlements of the Sary-Agash, Ordabasyn, Aryss and Shardarya districts were flooded, leading to the death of one person and the displacement of more than 13,000 people.

Human Impact Physical Impact Others
OCHA Situation Report No.2 2008/03/19
1 dead;
over 13,000 (approximately 1,800 families) displaced
2,383 houses
298 houses
8 schools
2 primary medical centers
2 bridges destroyed

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