65 people killed by tropical cyclones in Madagascar

65 people killed by tropical cyclones in Madagascar

Ifanadiana : Madagascar | Mar 06, 2012 at 7:45 AM PST
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At least 65 people were killed and three others were missing astropical storm swept through the island Irina Madagascar yesterday5-3.

Madagascar National Disaster Department said most victims arepeople Ifanadiana area, south of Madagascar.

Hurricanes form from last week in this island nation and currentlycontinue to drag through the neighboring countries as South Africa and Mozambique. In Mozambique, an old man was killed when tree falls, the roof collapsed.

In the South African city of Durban, the door was closed when seawaves here rising to 3m. The boats were ordered to stay at the portuntil the storm.

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65 people killed by tropical cyclones in Madagascar
Series runner flooding in Madagascar last month when pulled through the storm Giovanna - Photo: AFP
Le Thi Bich Lan is based in Vũng Tàu, Đông Nam Bộ, Vietnam, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
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