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Malaysia: Flood: 2016/12/26 Country Information on DRR

Period 2016/12/26
Country or District Malaysia
Event Type Flood
Outline The seasonal heavy continuous rains in the East Coast of Malaysia from 26th December 2016 have caused flooding in two states, namely, Kelantan and Terengganu. The floods have temporarily displaced about 25,000 people.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Public facilities including health centres and schools were also inundated. Schools were cancelled in many of the districts as they were converted into evacuation centres.