PESHAWAR

Rain-related incidents,25 persons died in KP and Balochistan

PESHAWAR – In Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the death toll in the rain related incidents has risen to twenty-three.

According to details, six people died in Upper Dir, five in Kohat, four in Khyber, three in Bajaur and two each in Nowshera and Hangu and one in Shangla.Nine people were also injured in these areas.

Two houses were completely destroyed and seven partially damaged.

Meanwhile, Chief Minister Mahmood Khan has directed the administration to provide relief to the rain affected people.

In a statement in Peshawar today, he directed the concerned authorities to assess damages caused by the rains.

Mahmood Khan expressed sympathy with the bereaved families and prayed for the departed souls.