Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked sectors and localities to devise plans coping with each kind of natural disasters.
VOV.VN - Hundreds of houses have been severely damaged after hailstorms and whirlwinds struck the central province of Nghe An on the afternoon of April 21.
One person was killed in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang while 14 others were injured in Ha Giang and Yen Bai provinces as of 16:00 on March 3, according to the central steering committee for natural disaster prevention.
The recent abnormal weather conditions have indicated that natural disasters will be unpredictable in the time ahead, according to the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.
Hanoi and northern parts of the country can expect whirlwinds and hailstorms.
Several provinces in the central region were hit by the worst hailstorms in many years on April 22-23, which damaged houses and destroyed large areas of farmland.
(VOV) - Hailstorms have hit a number of northern mountain provinces over the past few days, seriously damaging local people’s houses.
More than 4,500 houses and offices had their roofs torn off or sustained other damage when whirlwinds and hailstorms caused by a late cold spell hit northern mountain provinces on April 20.