Waist-deep flood inundates houses in Quang Binh Province

Floodwater inundates 100,000 houses in Quang Binh Province

The Provincial Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control informed that flooding has worsened in the Central province of Quang Binh over last week when prolonged torrential downpours have caused waist-deep floods in the most parts of districts and Dong Hoi City.
The station of the Defense Economics Division 337 where a landslide has just happened

Hundreds of people dead, missing as downpours prolong in Central region

The Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control held this morning an urgent meeting to carry out searching and rescue missions at Rao Trang 3 hydropower plant landslide in Thua Thien- Hue Province as well as verify, approach the landslide site at the Defense Economics Division 337 under the Military Region 4 of the Vietnam People's Army. 
The Central provinces brace for waist-deep floods

26,000 people in Central region evacuated from flood-prone areas

The Standing Office of the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control informed that floodwater forced about 8,024 households with 26,407 people in the provinces from Quang Binh to Quang Nam to evacuate because torrential rains are forecast to continue in the coming days.
(Illustrative photo: the General Department on Natural Disaster Prevention and Control)

Southern region to witness torrential downpours

The National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center predicted heavy to extremely heavy rains in the Northern, North- Central, Central Highlands and Southern region at the end of this month and the beginning of August.