Flooding in Vietnam caused by tropical downpours claimed the lives of 37 people. On it informs Agency Reuters.

Forty more people were missing and 21 people were injured after the rains that caused landslides and floods, mainly in Northern and Central Vietnam.

This is the largest number of victims registered in the country from floods, which made the disaster one of the most ambitious in the history of Vietnam.

Was evacuated more than 17,000 households completely destroyed more than 200 houses and about 18,000 houses were damaged due to rising waters.

Floods and landslides after a tropical depression have killed at least 37 people and submerged 16K homes in Vietnam: https://t.co/V865NsZJ2V pic.twitter.com/UnVvtWgPbS

– CBS News (@CBSNews) 12 Zhovtnya 2017 R.

See also: Floods and landslides in South Asia, killing more than 700 people

Large-scale floods in Vietnam have claimed the lives of 37 people: photo 12.10.2017

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