Dozens killed in Uganda mud­slides

Western Mail - - UK & WORLD NEWS -

AT least 34 peo­ple have died in mud­slides trig­gered by tor­ren­tial rains in a moun­tain­ous area of eastern Uganda that is prone to such disasters.

More vic­tims are likely to be dis­cov­ered when res­cue reams ac­cess all the af­fected ar­eas in the foothills of Mount El­gon.

In March 2010 at least 100 peo­ple died in sim­i­lar mud­slides in Bududa.

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