Overall Red alert Flood
in India

Event summary

This flood can have a high 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.
Karnataka, India, August 2019Heavy rain, overflowing rivers and dam releases (in particular from neighbouring state of Maharashtra) caused flooding in parts of Karnataka state, India, from around 04 August, 2019.Sun 4 Aug 2019FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (29), (1), NASA (7), DesInventar (4), WMO (1), INFORM (2),