By KO HTWE Friday, October 8, 2010
Several parts of Mandalay are suffering
from flooding due to three days of continuous rain. The worst affected
areas are Myothit and the west side of the city, according to residents.
Nearby Hsedawlay Dam in Pathein Gyi Township has also flooded, locals said.
To date, no serious casualties have been
"Shwetachaung canal in Mandalay
is full and overflowing," a bus driver told The Irrawaddy on Friday.
"It's hard to drive anywhere because of the floods-especially by
Farther north in Shan State, transport