Floods Continue to Ravage KP, Punjab

FloodscontinuetoravageKPPunjab_13784Flash floods and landslides triggered by torrential monsoon rains have killed 467 people in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Punjab and Azad Kashmir. At least 408 people died, 342 more injured, while hundreds of others are still missing as non-stop horrible monsoon rains, flash floods and land sliding brought disaster in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, due to which, it remained cut-off from Punjab and rest of the country on Friday. The number of casualties may increase, as it is feared that many people are still under the debris of the buildings and houses collapsed from the ruthless rains and flash flood waters.             

Districts of Nowshera and Charsadda were inundated completely. The current wave of flash floods caused by torrential and incessant rains for the past three days has caused deaths, washing of hundreds of mud houses in rural areas and displacement of tens of thousands of people in almost all districts of the province.

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