Mongolia : Flash Flood : 2003/07/18
|Country or District||Mongolia|
|Outline||On 18 July, heavy rainfall and hail occurred in most of regions in Mongolia, causing flash floods in the capital Ulaanbaatar and several provinces. As of 24 July, 300 families were affected, 15 people were killed, and 30 families were made homeless.|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
|OCHA Situaition Report No.1 2003/07/25|
|Dead: 15 people
Affected: 300 families
Homeless 30 families
|Destroyed: 93 houses
Infrastructure such as water dams and channels, roads and a bridge were destroyed.
|The economic loss is estimated at MNT 300 million (USD 270,000).|
OCHA Situaition Report No.1 2003/07/25
A total of 93 houses have been destroyed.