India: Floods - Aug 1997
Ref: DHAGVA - 97/0526
1. The UN Resident Coordinator in New Dehli informs that, as per official estimates, 156 people have been killed in the State of Bihar due to monsoon rains during the last two and a half months. The overall position of the loss incurred during the current monsoon season is indicated below. The situation in almost all the states is now back to normal.
Damage caused by South-West Monsoon in India
as of 30 September 1997
Population Damage to Damage to Human