Cyprus: Floods - Feb 2010
On 27 February 2010, heavy rainfall caused flooding in Cyprus, in the cities of Girne (Kyrenia) and Lefkosa (Nicosia). More than 3000 people were affected. North Cyprus Turkish Red Crescent Society, 27 Feb 2010
Many areas have been flooded on 27 February, 2010 because of the heavy rainfall in Girne (Kyrenia) and Lefkosa (Nicosia). The information received so far has revealed that there had been no case of death or injury but, more than 3000 people have been affected .
Additionally,700 homes, 56 offices and 27 vehicles had been informed to be damaged. Norh Cyprus Red Crescent Society has already launched assessment and psycho-social response activities in the most affected 13 areas .
North Cyprus Turkish Red Crescent is planning to distribute 700 food packages and 1000 blanket to victims.