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Coronavirus: Across Sudan, heavy rains and flash floods destroy houses, wash away crops – UN relief wing

Coronavirus: Across Sudan, heavy rains and flash floods destroy houses, wash away crops – UN relief wing

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NEW YORK, United States of America, August 6, 2020/ -- Hundreds of houses have been destroyed and vital infrastructure damaged due to riverine and flashfloods after heavy rains across large parts of Sudan, the United Nations relief wing has reported According to an update issued by the UN Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) on Monday, Khartoum, Blue Nile and River Nile states are among the hardest-hit, while damage has also been reported in El Gezira, West Kordofan and South Darfur regions.More than 1,200 houses are said to have been damaged or destroyed,;and several hundred people rendered homeless.“According to preliminary information from local authorities, several hectares of crops might have been lost and over 150 livestock washed away, increasing the risk of he...
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