Nine killed in Pakistan flash floods

Nine killed in Pakistan flash floods

The flash flood hit Upper Dir district on Thursday, killing three women, five children and a cleric, Dawn online reported.



By (IANS)

Published: Fri 26 Jun 2015, 11:20 AM

Last updated: Wed 26 Aug 2020, 1:12 PM

Islamabad - At least nine people were killed because of a flash flood in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, media reported on Friday.
The flash flood hit Upper Dir district on Thursday, killing three women, five children and a cleric, Dawn online reported.
Heavy rainfall caused a sudden rush of water to the low-lying district, destroying shops, houses and a seminary.
According to locals, the toll could rise as several children and people were unaccounted for.


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