Balochistan death toll from monsoon rains, flooding reaches 164

QUETTA (PEN) – At least 15 more people lost their lives and the death toll has reached 164 as the continuous rains and flood wreak havoc in Balochistan.

According to the Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA), the dead includes 67 men, 43 women and 54 children, while 74 people were injured in various accidents.

As per PDMA data, 13 thousand 975 houses have been damaged due to rains and floods in the province. Several highways and bridges were severely affected and also 23 thousand 13 cattle have died.

Furthermore, crops, solar plates, tube wells on 1 lakh 98 thousand 461 acres of land have also been damaged.