|Street 105, Phnom Penh 3/10/2013|
Recent flooding caused the sewerage canal (submerged right)
to discharge raw sewerage onto the street
Flooding in Cambodia this wet season has, so far:
~Claimed the lives of 152 people.
~ Forced more than 27,000 families to seek higher ground.
~ Partly submerged more than 200,000 homes, and
~ Nearly 1,500 schools, and
~ Approximately 500 pagodas.
~Destroyed 300,000 hectares of paddy fields