KHUZDAR: At least 11 people were killed when flash-floods and torrential rains hit Khuzdar district in Balochistan.
Deputy Commissioner Khuzdar said some 11 dead bodies were recovered on Thursday in Khuzdar district where heavy rains and flash-floods swept away several houses.
He said rescue operation was underway in the district to recover the missing persons.
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Thursday expressed grief and sorrow over the deaths caused by torrential rains in Balochistan.
According to a PM House statement issued here, he directed the local and provincial governments to speed up relief efforts and try to save as many lives as possible. – Samaa/APP