Death toll from floods in Pakistan reaches 1,700 - Islamabad News
by IANS | Updated Oct 07, 2022
According to the NDMA, 632 children and 340 women were among those who lost their lives in separate rain or flood-related accidents across the country, reports Xinhua news agecny.
The Sindh province is the worst-hit region with 763 deaths, followed by Balochistan (336), Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (308) and Punjab (221).
Additionally, 2,048,789 houses have been destroyed, while an estimated 1,163,237 livestock have perished .
Rescue and relief operations by the NDMA, other government organizations, volunteers and non-government organisations were underway.