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21 Jan 1991 description


UNDRO 91/1922

VIETNAM - STORM
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
31 JANUARY 1991

1. MORE THAN 100 PEOPLE REPORTED KILLED AND HUNDREDS INJURED OR
MISSING FOLLOWING GALE-FORCE WINDS HIT VIETNAM CENTRAL COAST ON
28 DECEMBER. WINDS STRUCK DA NANG AND QUANG NGAI PROVINCES
SATURDAY MORNING AND MOST CASUALTIES FISHERMEN CAUGHT IN STORM
AT SEA. DAMAGE ALSO CAUSED TO BUILDINGS AND BOATS IN COASTAL
AREA.

2. LOCAL AUTHORITIES AND RED CROSS DISTRIBUTING RELIEF IN
AFFECTED AREA. UNDRO MONITORING SITUATION AND WILL REVERT AS
APPROPRIATE.