Heavy rains and floods in the central region, including the provinces of Nghe An, Ha Tinh, Quang Binh, Quang Tri and Thua Thien-Hue, have claimed 25 lives and injured 18 others. Four others have been reported missing, according to the latest report from the National Steering Committee for Storm and Flood Prevention and Control.
Đoàn đi tặng quà, chia buồn với gia đình có người thân bị tử vong tại phường Quang Phúc, thị xã Ba Đồn, tỉnh Quảng Bình. Ảnh: Trần Quảng
VNFU mobilized farmers, staffs and other partners send money other on cash or goods to support for effected families in the central including Nghe An, Ha Tinh, Quang Binh, Quang Tri.
VNFU has send some delegations leaded by Mr. Leu Vu Dieu, First Vice Chairman to visit farmer members and families in the flood victims areas with total of about 5 billion VND.
Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has directed ministries and agencies to support central localities to resume the operation of health, education, transport, and irrigation facilities to stabilise local lives and production.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has sent an urgent message, asking relevant ministries, agencies and local authorities of provinces from Nghe An to Thua Thien-Hue to promptly take measures to help those affected resume their normal lives. They were required to mobilise all available forces, including soldiers and police, to continue searching for the missing, visit flood victims’ families, provide essential food and clothing, clean the surrounding environment and take measures to prevent outbreaks of flood-borne diseases. The Prime Minister has also called on people to give donations to affected families in these provinces.