Torrential rainfall on 11 September submerged wards and villages in Maungtaw Township, Rakhine State, and destroyed four houses.
The rain struck seven villages — Bohmuu, Wimala, Ywarthitkay, Aungmyay Bohdi, Waythali, Kanpyin Thasi, Ywathayar, and Thihoaye — in Maungtaw Township. It caused severe damage to 24 houses and destroyed four houses.
A team comprising officials from the district and township fire services departments, the township Red Cross Society, and officials inspected the flooded areas, and shifted flood victims to temporary shelters. — Thet Lwin Soe (IPRD)
(Translated by La Wonn)