Solomon Islands: Earthquake and Tsunami Situation Report No. 2 (as of 7 February 2013)

from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 07 Feb 2013


  • Initial reports indicate that 431 houses have been damaged or destroyed in Temotu Province, leaving 3,500 people displaced

  • Six people are reported dead and four people remain missing

  • The water supply in Lata, the provincial capital of Temotu Province has been damaged, affecting more than 2,300 people

  • The National Disaster Management Office has deployed two boats to the area carrying relief supplies, assessment and medical personnel

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