Madagascar reels under impact of deadly floods, landslide

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The torrential rains that fell on northwestern Madagascar for nearly a week have caused death and destruction, the government said Friday. Authorities said at least 31 people had died and 15 others were missing

The rains have also washed away crop fields promoting the Office of Disaster Risk Management to issue a food insecurity alert in the coming months and malnutrition due to flooding of the rice plains and lowlands.

A farmer who spoke to the media said: "There are about 800 hectares of ric…
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Madagascar
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madagascar, floods