Flash Floods and Mudslide in Kulyab Zone Khatlon Province, Tajikistan Situation Report № 3

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Situation Overview

On 12-13 April 2014, due to heavy rains and hailstorm flash floods and mudslides hit several districts of Kulyab zone, south east of Khatlon Province. Namely Hamadoni, Kulyab, Muminobod, Shuroobod and Vose districts were affected. Severely affected areas include Sarichashma Jamoat of Shuroobod district, Tugarak Jamoat of Vose district and Balkhobi Jamoat of Muminobod district. 15 persons have been killed by the consequences of the floods and mudslides in Shurobod, Vose and Hamadoni districts. Significant damages have been observed in more than 450 households, livelihoods and local infrastructure, including health and education facilities.