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Flooding in jap Afghanistan kills a minimum of 9: Official

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Logar province’s Pure Catastrophe Administration Ministry chief mentioned it was nonetheless unknown what number of had been killed and injured by the rising waters however that there have been a minimum of 9 fatalities.

Logar province’s Pure Catastrophe Administration Ministry chief mentioned it was nonetheless unknown what number of had been killed and injured by the rising waters however that there have been a minimum of 9 fatalities.

Heavy flooding from seasonal rains in jap Afghanistan in a single day left a minimum of 9 folks lifeless, swept away houses and destroyed livestock and agricultural land, a provincial official and a villager elder mentioned on Sunday.

Related Press video confirmed villagers within the Khushi district of Logar province south of the Afghan capital of Kabul cleansing up after the flooding, their broken houses in disarray.

Abdullah Mufaker, head of Logar province’s Pure Catastrophe Administration Ministry, mentioned it was nonetheless unknown what number of had been killed and injured by the rising waters however that there have been a minimum of 9 fatalities.

“The precise quantity isn’t clear in the intervening time, and the folks have gone to take away the lifeless our bodies,” he mentioned.

Del Agha, a village elder, mentioned the flooding was unprecedented within the historical past of Khushi. “It destroyed all of the folks’s animals, homes and agricultural lands,” he mentioned. “Persons are homeless, they’ve been refuged to the mountains.”

Final week, heavy rains set off flash floods that killed a minimum of 31 folks and left dozens lacking in northern Afghanistan.

By- The Hindu

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