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October Small Storm Impact the Most Loss and People Death in 4 years
Nov 09, 2011 Source : Popular News Journal
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“October Small Storm Event caused the Greatest Loss and Death of People in 4 years for a second time,” said a Supervisor from Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement.
       On 18th October about 6:30 pm evening the storm with 60 mph wind passed cities in Rakhine State, Maungdaw, Pauttaw, Myay Bon and Sittway Townships.
       Except damage houses in Pautaw and 10 houses in Myay Bon, not a wound and death affected Inland Middle Myanmar regions.
        “The Storm impact hit storm at Middle Myanmar such as Mandalay Division, Sagaing Division, Magway Division continuous heavy rainfalls that sudden flood, creek water level rise, banks erosion caused foods, bridges, households, and many more buildings floated away and much damage, loss and death with missing people,” he said.
        “Though the storm size was small, its backlash big enough effects of damage and loss the most after Nargis.”
        “This event was a process occurred by current rainfalls, sudden down pour caused many deaths and missing population.”
        “The other fact was middle Myanmar dwellers used to live near creeks and rivers mostly at Thadinkyut (End of Sabbath month, October).
        “This sudden event occurred, and so all were in deep trouble,” he evaluated.
       Notification released by the Ministry and Social welfare, Relief and Resettlement, said  last year storm impact was that 26 persons died and only loss were 10,000 Lakh Kyat but this year consequences of Small Tropical Storm hit through Inland Middle Myanmar, affected much in Pakokku District, Magway Division and Mandalay Division.

Mandalay Division Flooded List (19th – 20th October 2011)

Serial No.

Township

Inundated
Household

Victims
Household

Victims
Population

Pop moved to Refugee Camp

1

Myitthar

488 Hh

488

1976

-

2

Kyaukse

1150 Hh

1200

5235

4850

3

Sinkkaing

538 Hh

538

2409

2409

4

Tadar Oo

120 Hh

120

554

-

5

Meik Htilar

19 Villages

564
List from 5 Villages

3112

-

 

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