Disasters

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Affected countries: Madagascar
Cyclone Gafilo first hit the north-eastern part of Madagascar on 7 Mar 2004 and returned on 8 Mar 2004 as a tropical storm in the southwest before disappearing over the Indian Ocean on March 12. Termed as the most intense cyclone to have struck the country in the last ten years, Gafilo killed 172…
Affected countries: Madagascar, Mozambique
Tropical Cyclone Elita hit the Indian Ocean island of Madagascar three times between 26 Jan and 4 Feb 2004, causing loss of life and extensive damage. Local authorities in Madagascar reported 29 dead, 100 wounded, and 44,190 homeless. In addition 12,408 houses were destroyed while 510 schools and…