Natural Disasters Kill 6 People in Q1

Spokesperson of the National Committee for Disaster Management Mr. Keo Vy said that natural disasters, including storms, lightning, and windstorms have killed six people and injured 19 others in the first three months of this year.

From January to March 2017, there were a total of 31 storms hitting 10 provinces, claiming one life, injuring seven people, and destroying 479 houses, six school buildings, commune offices, police posts, and so on, he told local mediarecently.

Lightning, on the other hand, killed five people and 7 cattle, injured 12 people, and destroyed a house, he added.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press