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Bhutan: Landslide: 2010/7/22 Country Information on DRR

Period 2010/7/22
Country or District Bhutan
Event Type Landslide
Outline There were incidences of heavy flood due to the ongoing monsoons particularity it had impact in Chukha Dzongkhag and in other landslide prone areas. Three people have been killed and five others injured in Pasakha and Phuentsholing by landslides and heavy rains,which also damaged a bailey bridge and flooded some areas of the industrial estate.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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BBS- Bhutan
Landslides and flash floods create havoc in the south. As landslides and flash floods lashed Pasakha in the early hours of morning yesterday, our correspondent says the whole of Pasakha was left in a state of panic.

Kuensel Online 2010/07/22
Three lives lost to fury of rain.