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Pakistan - Monsoon rain, update (ECHO 07 Jul 2022)
Pubdate: 7/7/2022 11:35:00 AM
  • The number of casualties is increasing following floods, flash floods and severe weather-related events triggered by the monsoon rain that has been affecting several Provinces of the country.
  • According to the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), as of 5 July, a total of 77 people have died across seven Provinces, most of them in Balochistan (39 fatalities) and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (17), three others are still missing, and 85 have been injured. Almost 600 houses have been damaged, five bridges and roads affected. National authorities are providing help to the most affected people.
  • On 7-8 July, moderate to heavy rain with thunderstorms and strong winds are forecast in Balochistan, Sindh, Kashmir, Islamabad, northeastern Punjab, upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Gilgit-Baltistan.
  • Urban flooding warnings are in effect across the Cities of Khuzdar, Kalat, Lasbella, Naseerabad, Gwadar, Panjgur, Turbat, Awaran, Barkhan, Bolan and Kohlu during the forecast period.

 


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