On 31 May 2021 at 2:30PM, there was a fire outbreak at Kuya Primary School Camp that reportedly destroyed shelters and belongings of numerous IDP households.
This incident fully destroyed 327 shelters and partially damaged 30 shelters, aecting a total of 1,246 individuals in 353 households.
The aected individuals include 708 children, 255 women and 283 men. Among the damaged shelters, 327 were makeshift shelters while 12 were emergency shelters. Additionally, a block of toilets and a block of showers were destroyed by the fire.
The victims of these fire outbreaks, who are currently residing with friends and relatives in the camp and in the host communities, are in desperate need of shelter, food and NFIs.
At the time of writing, the affected populations are yet to be assisted and residents are currently repairing their damaged shelters.
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