From the floods in Pakistan, Afghanistan and killed 86 people

August 5, 2013. At least 70 people were killed floods in Afghanistan, at least another 16 were killed in neighboring Pakistan. Most of the deaths due to the collapse of buildings or faults in the wiring.

In Afghanistan, the hardest hit Kabul and the surrounding towns, where dozens of homes were destroyed. Also flood affected eastern province of Nuristan and Khost. As reported by law enforcement representative of the country as long as it is not possible to give the exact number of victims because many people are still missing. In Pakistan, the major damage and casualties occurred in the city of Karachi.

The flood was the result of heavy rains, which, according to meteorologists, will go a few more days. On the flooded areas supervised by a lifeguard and physicians, mobilized the army. In addition, the wild waste and caused considerable material damage, the exact amount of which is set only.

Flows through the area several rivers, so the severe floods in this area are not uncommon. In the summer of 2010 in Pakistan, was the largest in 80 years flood. Then killed more than 1.8, and the homeless were more than 10 million Pakistanis.

Source: RT

 

The floods in Afghanistan kills 70 people

August 5, 2013. The victims of the floods in Afghanistan were at least 70 people, according to August 4 CNN.

Hardest hit Kabul and the surrounding towns, where dozens of homes were destroyed. Also flood affected eastern province of Nuristan and Khost.

As reported by BBC News, at least another 16 people were killed in neighboring Pakistan — mostly in the city of Karachi. According to BBC, the majority of deaths due to the collapse of buildings and damaged electrical wires.

The flooding was caused by heavy rains. According to weather forecasters in the next few days of rain in Afghanistan and Pakistan will continue.

In the summer of 2010 in Pakistan, was the largest in 80 years flood. Then, killing more than 1,800 people were left homeless and more than 10 million Pakistanis.

Source: Lenta.ru,

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