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Arakan State Face Flood Crisis,Rohingya hit the worst

By RVISION Correspondent

Sittwe (Akyab), (Rohingya Vision):Since last Wednesday the Arakan State of Myanmar has been facing flood crisis considered to be the worst in decades.

Rohingya IDPs(Internally dislpaced Camps) in sittwe (Akyab),in Pauktaw and in Kyauk phyu and other places such as Maungdaw and Kyauktaw township has been hit by the flood.IDPs camps are floating in water in the flood.As well,shops and properties own by Rohingyas are facing similar crisis.

On the other hand,although the whole Arakan state in facing the flood problem.The majority victims are Rohingyas,while the Rakhine community has been being protected by the government facilities.

The flood is caused by the heavy monsoon rain, which has started recently.

The details on the causalities and destruction by the floods will be updated soon.

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[Edited by:M.S Anwar and Arifa]

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