In the last days of the 1397,while the Iranian people were preparing for new year, on Sunday’s evening of 26th March
a rainsfall caused a flood in the northern provinces of country. The flooding killed many people of Māzandarān in those early days but it wasn’t the end.
In the first days of new year other provinces like Fars,Khosestan and Lorestan also experienced this natural disaster. A few days after the new year,two rainfalls on 5 and 11th April of 1398 caused a flood in the Poldokhtar city of Lorestan province.
Flood caused landslide,ruined the bridges and disconnection of terrestrial communication .
Many houses were destroyed as result of rising river levels that divided the Poldokhtar city into the two parts up and down which in addition to the financial losses caused many people to die.