Flood submerges paddy fields, crops in Mekong delta

Flood submerges paddy fields, crops in Mekong delta

The Committee for Flood and Storm Control in the Mekong delta province of An Giang yesterday said flood submerged 160 ha of full-grown summer-autumn crop in districts Tri Ton and Tinh Bien as well as 500 ha of fall-winter rice paddies in Tri Ton district.

A section of National Road 32 is destroyed by flood (Photo: VNA)

Flood death toll in northern provinces climbs to 14

As of 17:00 on June 25, the death toll in flood and landslides rose to 14 in the northern mountainous provinces of Ha Giang and Lai Chau, according to the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control.
Deputy Chairman Tran Vinh Tuyen (Photo: SGGP)

District gov'ts put down canal encroachment

Deputy Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh People’s Committee Tran Vinh Tuyen asked relevant agencies to completely ban canal encroachment narrowing of water flows; subsequently leading to inundation.
On Truong Cong Dinh street Photo: SGGP

Vung Tau city floods after rains

A heavy rain hit Vung Tau city on May 8 causing many flooded streets in the city during many hours later on.