Natural Disasters & Epidemics In The Year 2006
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
Pulkovo Airlines Flight 612 crashes near the Russian border in Ukraine, killing 171 people, including 45 children.
A roof collapses on a Moscow market, killing 56 people.
An oil pipeline explodes in Nigeria's commercial capital, Lagos killing at least 200 people.
A 6.3 magnitude earthquake strikes central Java in Indonesia, killing more than 6,000, injuring at least 36,000 and leaving some 1.5 million people homeless.
A trade hall roof collapses in Katowice, Poland, killing 65 people.
A Greyhound Lines bus from New York City to Montreal, carrying 52 people, crashes at mile 115 on Interstate 87 near Elizabethtown killing 5 people including the driver and several are seriously injured.
The al-Dana capsizes off the coast of Bahrain, killing at least 48 people.
Cholera in Luanda, Angola
dengue outbreak in India in India killing 50+ people
Chikungunya outbreaks in India
dengue outbreak in Pakistan in Pakistan killing 50+ people
Dengue fever in Philippines
East Africa Rift Valley fever outbreak in East Africa killing 394 people
Yogyakarta earthquake in Indonesia killing 5,782 people