Overall Orange alert Flood
in India

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This flood can have a medium humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID FL 1100103
Death: 1681
Displaced: 2327210
Countries: India
From - To 25 Jun - 04 Aug

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Pakistan - Monsoon rain update (ECHO 13 Aug 2019)Tue, 13 Aug 2019 13:08

  • Monsoon rains have flooded several districts of Sindh Province (south-eastern Pakistan), leading to 26 deaths and 4 injured between 9-12 August according to the national authorities. Torrential rain also contibuted to 7 deaths of in Punjab.
  • Several areas are still flooded in Karachi, hampering search and rescue operations. At least 128 people have been evacuated to a relief camp in Matiari City.
  • Heavy rainfall, with strong winds and thunderstorms will continue to affect most of Pakistan over 13-14 August.
India (Maharashtra, West Bengal, Kerala, Bihar, Gujarat, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Assam, Uttarakhand, Rajasthan, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Odisha, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh).According to the latest report of the National Emergency Response Centre (NDMI), the death toll reached 1,326 across 15 States. In particular, 265 people were reported dead in Maharashtra, 175 in West Bengal, 174 in Kerala, 130 in Bihar, 107 in Gujarat, 104 in Karnataka, 98 in Madhya Pradesh, 94 in Assam, 58 in Uttarakhand, 50 in Rajasthan, 49 in Himachal Pradesh, 46 in Uttar Pradesh, 12 in Punjab, 10 in Odisha, and 5 in Tripura. The number of displaced people across the aforementioned States, according to the same source, reached around 1,800,000 people.Thu 25 Jul 2019FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
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