Flood victims in Vietnam resulted in 23 people

Flood victims in Vietnam resulted in 23 people

In Vietnam the floods in the North killed 23 people. Reported by the Associated Press.

According to the Agency, floods and heavy rains began in Vietnam three days ago. From the accident injured 21 people, 16 people missing. On their quest mobilized 5 thousand soldiers and police and volunteers. According to Vietnamese emergency services, the flood was destroyed 228 homes, damaged roads, fields and irrigation systems.

According to preliminary estimates, the damage from disaster has made 718,2 billion VND (31,8$ million), reports Xinhua.

As the Associated Press, in Vietnam, often floods and storms. Every year element takes the lives of hundreds of people. According to Vietnamese authorities, over the past seven months, the victims of natural disasters become 75 people, injured 77 people.