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Nepal: Updates On The Flooding In Seti Situation Report-02, 07 May 2012
Abstract:
This report has been prepared by OCHA Humanitarian Support Unit with direct field observation of UN team, information from District Disaster Relief Committee (DDRC), Security Forces, Nepal Red Cross Society (NRCS) and other humanitarian agencies involved in response activities. A landslide near Machhapuchhre Mountain in Kaski district triggered a catastrophic flash flood in Seti River, sweeping settlements and breaching the river banks downstream on 05 May 2012 at around 0930 hrs.Kharapani village in Sardikhola Village Development Committee (VDC) and Sadal village in Machhapuchhre VDC are worst hit by the powerful outburst. According to National Emergency Center (NEOC), total of 20 people have confirmed dead and 44 gone missing as of 1800 hrs, 07 May 2012. Most of the deceased are pilgrims, people picnicking, locals, tourists and laborers working on sand/stone quarry in the river bank. The level of Seti River was as high as 30 ft at some locations during the time of flooding. The bad hit area is 40 km north from Pokhara valley. #FLOODS #NEPALFLOODS2012
Publisher: UNOCHA Type / Script:
Progress Report  in  English
Keywords:
FLOOD, HUMANITARIAN SUPPORT, DEVELOPMENT, HYGIENE, RESPONSE ACTIVITIES, RAPID ASSESMENT, HEALTH CHECKUP, MAJOR GAPS, CHALLENGES, DAMAGE ASSESSMENT, FLOOD AFFECTED AREA, MOBILIZE, DRINKING WATER, AFFECTED COMMUNITIES, NATURAL DISASTERS, NATURAL PHENOMENA
Thematic Group:
UNOCHA, (2012)
Thesaurus:
13.02.00 - Disaster Prevention, Preparedness And Relief
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Feeder: ANJANA SHARMA, Editor: PRAFFUL STH, Auditor:
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Nepal: Updates On The Flooding In Seti Situation Report-02, 07 May 2012
Abstract:
This report has been prepared by OCHA Humanitarian Support Unit with direct field observation of UN team, information from District Disaster Relief Committee (DDRC), Security Forces, Nepal Red Cross Society (NRCS) and other humanitarian agencies involved in response activities. A landslide near Machhapuchhre Mountain in Kaski district triggered a catastrophic flash flood in Seti River, sweeping settlements and breaching the river banks downstream on 05 May 2012 at around 0930 hrs.Kharapani village in Sardikhola Village Development Committee (VDC) and Sadal village in Machhapuchhre VDC are worst hit by the powerful outburst. According to National Emergency Center (NEOC), total of 20 people have confirmed dead and 44 gone missing as of 1800 hrs, 07 May 2012. Most of the deceased are pilgrims, people picnicking, locals, tourists and laborers working on sand/stone quarry in the river bank. The level of Seti River was as high as 30 ft at some locations during the time of flooding. The bad hit area is 40 km north from Pokhara valley.
Publisher: UNOCHA Type / Script:
Progress Report  in  English
Keywords:
FLOOD, HUMANITARIAN SUPPORT, DEVELOPMENT, HYGIENE, RESPONSE ACTIVITIES, RAPID ASSESMENT, HEALTH CHECKUP, MAJOR GAPS, CHALLENGES, DAMAGE ASSESSMENT, FLOOD AFFECTED AREA, MOBILIZE, DRINKING WATER, AFFECTED COMMUNITIES, NATURAL DISASTERS, NATURAL PHENOMENA
Thematic Group:
UNOCHA, (2012)
Thesaurus:
13.02.00 - Disaster Prevention, Preparedness And Relief
PDF | File Size: 70 KB   Download
Feeder: ANJANA SHARMA, Editor: , Auditor:
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