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Flash flood claims 6 in Khyber Agency, Pakistan


Flash flood has claimed lives of at least six people including three children in Speen Qabr in Bara Tehsil of Khyber Agency, Dunya News Network reported.

Flood water washed away a pickup crossing a nulla carrying 3 women and 3 children.

Several motor boats have been send to the flood affected areas of Nowshera and Peshawar, a Disaster Management official said.

At least fifteen camps have been set up in different schools for the displaced people.

Kabul River at Nowshera is in peak, Flood Cell Peshawar has added.

Roof collapse in Lahore Pakistan claimed lives of four people yesterday. Flood emergency was declared in the district by emergency management officials.

Original post: Natural Disasters List June 15, 2013