The UN says the storm is possibly the worst weather-related disaster ever to hit the southern hemisphere, the Reuters news agency reports.
Floods of up to six metres deep had caused “incredible devastation” over a huge area, World Food Programme regional chief Lola Castro said.
At least 1.7 million people were in the direct path of the cyclone in Mozambique and 920,000 have been affected in Malawi, the UN said.
In Zimbabwe, at least 20,000 houses have been partially damaged in the south-eastern town of Chipinge, 600 others were completely destroyed.
Children of Adam are appealing to you to assist those effected by these cyclone and floods, please do give what you can and assist those in need.
Rasulalah Salalahu ‘alayhi wasalam has said,
“The best of people are those that bring most benefit to the rest of mankind.”