Storms destroy houses in two provinces

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Nearly 100 houses in Takeo and Kandal provinces were damaged, and three people were slightly hurt on Tuesday during heavy storms.

According to a Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology report, the storm hit 70 houses, nine of which were completely destroyed in Takeo province’s Bati district.

Takeo Governor Ouch Phea and his officials yesterday distributed aid to affected families.

“The affected villagers are from five communes in Bati district,” he noted.

Mr Phea said that the aid included 25 kilograms of rice, mosquito nets, blankets, mattresses and some money.

In Kandal, a storm destroyed 14 homes in Kandal Stung district, but no one was injured.

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