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07 Oct 1994 description


DHA-GENEVA 94/0390

VIETNAM - FLOODS
DHA INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
7 OCTOBER 1994

1. HEAVY RAINS CAUSED RECORD LEVEL FLOODING OF MEKONG RIVER IN
EARLY SEPTEMBER, CAUSING HEAVY DAMAGE IN MEKONG DELTA AREA. MOST
AFFECTED PROVINCES ARE DONG THAP, AN GIANG, LONG AN, TIEN GIANG,
KIEN GIANG, AND CAN THO.

2. CENTRAL COMMITTEE FOR FLOOD AND STORM CONTROL REPORTED 172,426
FAMILIES AFFECTED AND 84 DEAD IN ABOVE SIX PROVINCES AS OF 30
SEPTEMBER. 14,033 FAMILIES HAVE BEEN, AND ADDITIONAL 34,602