Cyclone Nargis-Burma 2 may,2008

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  • Cyclone Nargis-Burma 2 may,2008
    • effects
      • 138,000 confirmed  deaths
      • 450,000 homes destroyed
      • 75% of hospitals destryoed
      • 135mph wind speed
      • 1163 temples destryoed
    • general
      • burma controlled by military junta with poor human rights.
    • responses
      • clean water issued but had to be purchased
      • $50m pledged from doner countries
      • indian navy and air forces supllied tents,blankets and medicine
      • 50 medical personel was sent and 2 mini hospitals were set up
    • causes
      • developed from a low pressure system in the bay of bengal

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