ASEAN Weekly Disaster Update, 12 - 18 June 2017

from Association of Southeast Asian Nations
Published on 18 Jun 2017 View Original


Flood As a consequence of the Inter Tropical Convergence Zone, heavy rains poured Mindanao. The situation has triggered flooding in Maguindanao. Based on the latest report of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council, 21 municipalities in Maguindanao Province were affected by flood. Nearly 303,000 people were reportedly affected by this situation.


Flood Flood affected Ambon City and Buru. A total of 680 houses were submerged. Flood also inundated 800 houses (estimated) in Siak District, Riau Province.


Flood Battered by heavy rain, flash flood hit two districts in Selangor and Perak State. A total of 446 people were evacuated to by the local authority. Additionally, thunderstorm has damaged 100 houses in Penaga, Penang.


Storm Thunderstorm has damaged a total of 68 houses and 104 ha of agriculture area in Nghe An and Tien Giang Provinces.