Earlier, hailstones accompanied by whirlwinds poured down on Vinh Son commune and Dai Tu district, destroying 37ha of crops and ripping off roofs of 26 houses.

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On the same day, landslides along the Cai San River bank in Vinh Trinh commune, Vinh Thach district, Can Tho city, submerged five houses.

Twenty-six militiamen cooperated with local people to help the victims overcome consequences of the landslides.

Meanwhile, on April 14, heavy downpours and tornadoes unroofed seven houses in Ia Nan commune, Duc Co district, Gia Lai province. The local authorities mobilized forces to support locals in tackling the consequences of the natural disasters.

Translated by Phan Dat – Phan Duc - Nguyet Minh – Ha Phan