Overall Green alert Flood
in India, Nepal

Event summary

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

GDACS ID FL 1101653
Death: 6
Displaced: -
Countries: India, Nepal
From - To 09 Sep - 12 Sep

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Nepal and India, Early September 2022Heavy rain from 09 September 2022 caused landslides and rivers to break their banks in areas of western Nepal and bordering parts of the state of Uttarakhand in India. Media said the Lasku and Mahakali (also known as Sharda, Sarda or Kali) rivers broke their banks, destroying homes in Naugad and Mahakali municipalities in the district of Darchula. As of 12 September 5 fatalities were reported and 10 people were missing. Around 30 homes were destroyed or damaged and one person died in the district of Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand, India. As of 12 September levels of the Mahakali / Kali river remained high in the district of Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand.Mon 12 Sep 2022FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 13 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

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In Pakistan le peggiori inondazioni del secolo. Eventi estremi che si ... 2022-09-13T17:05+0200.

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (34), (2), NASA (7), DesInventar (4), WMO (1), INFORM (2),