Thursday, December 1, 2022

flood

Thousands of houses may be inundated as flood continues in Aus state

Thousands of houses may be inundated, and tens of thousands of residences might be either inundated or isolated as flood continues to wreak havoc in Australia's state of Victoria. According to the latest update of incidents and warnings from Victoria's...

Jalpaiguri flash flood: Death toll rises to 8, PM condoles

The death toll in the flash flood in the Mal river at Malbazar in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri district has risen to eight. Several are still feared missing. According to sources, the flash flood hit when thousands of villagers assembled at the...

Over 1,500 killed, 12,000 injured in Pakistan’s monsoon rains, floods

The total death toll in Pakistan from this season's monsoon rains and floods since mid-June has risen to around 1,545, along with 12,860 injured, the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) said. According to a report released by the NDMA on...

16 mn children in Pakistan affected by floods

A Unicef representative in Pakistan said that an estimated 16 million children have been impacted by the "super floods" and at least 3.4 million girls and boys remain in need of immediate, lifesaving support. In a statement, Abdullah Fadil, who...

Flood situation in Pak highly likely to boost disease spread: WHO

The catastrophic flood situation in Pakistan will highly likely increase the spread of disease, says the WHO, as the country continues its relentless battle against the deadly deluges.In its latest situation report on flooding in Pakistan, the WHO pointed...

33 million people in Pakistan affected by floods

The Pakistan government said that 33 million people have been affected by the devastating floods and warned that the number may increase as the length and breadth of the country continued to reel from the destruction caused by torrential...

Pakistan appeals for international assistance after floods wreaked havoc

Pakistan is appealing for further international assistance after floods wreaked havoc across the country, BBC reported. The US, UK, UAE and others have contributed to a monsoon disaster appeal, but much more funds are needed, an interior ministry official told...

Deadly floods uproot millions in Pakistan

Heavy downpour continued to pummel parts of Pakistan already battered by calamitous floods of epic proportions, unleashing a fresh wave of death and destruction in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), Balochistan and Sindh provinces. Scores of people died in KP, where heavy...

5 dead as heavy rain lashes Kerala

At least five people were killed due to the heavy rain in Kerala. While two deaths were reported on Sunday, a car while overtaking a bus on Monday, lost control and fell into a overflowing canal in Pathanamthitta district and...

Godavari crosses second danger mark at Dowleswaram barrage

River Godavari in Andhra Pradesh remained in spate as widespread rain continue in upstream districts in the state and also in neighbouring Telangana. Andhra Pradesh State Disaster Management Authority on Tuesday issued a second flood warning alert at Dowleswaram barrage...