Central region isolated due to serious flood & heavy rain

Heavy rain and flood release from local water reservoirs entirely inundated and isolated the central provinces from Quang Nam to Binh Dinh in the last two days, reported Department on Natural Disaster Prevention in the Central and Highlands Central.

Localities are isolated by flooding

The highest rainfall reached 100- 300 mm.

Dealing with the bad weather condition, the local authorities and functional forces instructed and helped local residents to move their animal and properties to safe places.

Statistics showed that more than 5,000 houses in Hoai An, Hoai Nhon, Tuy Phuoc and An Lao district of Binh Dinh were inundated under 0.5- 1 meter of water.

Over 3,000 hectares of rice and vegetable crops were destroyed, many roads of Quy Nhon city were interrupted, one person was missing after the flash flood.

By staff writers- Translated by Huyen Huong

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