At Least 55 Killed In Flash Floods In Northern Pakistan

April 4, 2016 2:31 PM

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At Least 55 Killed In Flash Floods In Northern Pakistan

Islamabad: Flash floods triggered by heavy rain in Pakistan have killed at least 55 people and rescuers were trying on Monday to help thousands of survivors including some cut off by a landslide in a mountain valley, officials said.

The weather system that brought the unusually heavy rain was expected to move northeast, towards northern India, although more isolated storms were expected in northern Pakistan, the Meteorological Department said.

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