Myanmar

Flash Flood in Myanmar - Situation Report No. 1

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I. HIGHLIGHTS/KEY PRIORITIES

• Flash floods affected the Magway, Mandalay and Sagaing Regions on 19 October. Authorities indicate that some 35,000 people were affected, and 78 either killed or missing.

• Damages to infrastructure hamper access.

• Local authorities immediately started the response, in collaboration with partners. However, needs for food, shelter, NFIs (clothes, blankets, utensils, etc), Oral Rehydration Salt (ORS), etc continue to be recorded.

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