Flash Floods and Mudslide in Kulyab Zone Khatlon Province, Tajikistan Situation Report № 2

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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 and Tugarak Jamoat of Vose district. In total, ten settlements (out of 27) were affected in Sarichashma Jamoat of Shuroobod district and all seven settlements in Tugarak Jamoat of Vose district. Three villages were affected in Hamadoni district, which include village Mekhrvar of Khahramon Jamoat, Chordara and Tagi Namak of Chubek Jamoat. One village in Kulyab district was also affected by the mudslide, namely village named after Madinom Ibronov. Garabdara village of Zarbdor Jamoat, located in Muminabad district was also hit by the consequences of the mudslides.