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.
A delegation of the Standing Office of the Central Steering Committee for Flood and Storm Control inspects flood-prone localities

Binh Dinh Province proactively copes with tropical depression, flood

A delegation of the Standing Office of the Central Steering Committee for Flood and Storm Control yesterday inspected flood-prone localities as well as worked with leaders of the People's Committee of Binh Dinh Province on plans and measures against this year’s rainy and stormy season, tropical depressions in the East Sea. 
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.