Nepal - Floods and landslides (DRR, MFD Nepal) (ECHO Daily Flash of 06 September 2021)

  • Severe weather including heavy rain and thunderstorms continues to affect parts of Nepal, causing floods and landslides and leading to casualties.

  • The Nepal National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Authority (DRR) reports that on 2-6 September, 13 people have died in Bagmati, Lumbini and Gandaki Provinces in central Nepal. More than ten individuals have been injured and one person is missing in Lumbini Province.

  • On 6-7 September, moderate to locally heavy rain with thunderstorms is forecast over central Nepal, including the already affected Provinces.