In particular, on October 24, under the instruction of the provincial Military Command, the Military Command of Binh Son district mobilized 50 troops and militiamen and many canoes and speedboats to evacuate 100 people in Long Vinh hamlet, Binh Long commune, Binh Son district to safer places. These people were isolated due to the torrential rain. The district’s military command also presented 30 boxes of instant noodle and water to the isolated people.

Troops of the Binh Son district Military Command move people's assets to safe places.

The same day, troops of the Military Command of Nghia Hanh district cooperated with militiamen and personnel of the provincial military command in searching for the body of Nguyen Van Tuan who was swept away by floodwater. Tuan was born in 1980 in Hanh Dung commune, Nghia Hanh district.

Within two days, Quang Ngai’s armed forces moved more than 1,000 households with more than 3,500 people to safe places.

In addition, as flooding is still complicated, the Quang Ngai provincial Military Command instructed its agencies and units to keep their personnel, vehicles and equipment on standby to respond to circumstances in a timely and effective manner.

Translated by Tran Hoai