Over 700 Killed In Africa Cyclone, UN Says More Floods Likely
Sunday, March 24, 2019, 1:55 PM
Mozambique reported scores more deaths on Saturday from a cyclone and floods around southern Africa that have killed at least 732 people and left thousands in desperate need of help, many on rooftops and trees. Cyclone Idai lashed the Mozambican port city of Beira with winds of up to 170-km/hour last-week, then moved inland to Zimbabwe and Malawi, swamping populations and devastating homes.
India Sends Another Ship To Cyclone-Hit Mozambique To Assist Relief Work
Sunday, March 24, 2019, 1:51 PM
India will send another ship loaded with relief materials to Mozambique, one of the three countries along with Zimbabwe and Malawi severely affected by Cyclone Idai, leaving hundreds dead and thousands displaced. India will send INS MAGAR to Mozambique containing medicines, dry-provisions, ready-to-eat meals, daily essentials, and clothing items. More than 400 people have died in the affected nations until now, according to officials.