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30 Aug 2016 description
  1. Rivers Flow Situation Reported by Flood Forecasting Division. Annex A.

  2. Past Meteorological Situation and Future Forecast by PMD. Annex B.

  3. Dam Levels Serial Reservoirs Max Conservation Level (Feet) Current Level (Feet) Percentage
    a. Tarbela 1,550.00 1,543.16 99.5%
    b. Mangla 1,242.00 1,237.25 99.6%

  4. Significant Events. Nothing to Report.

  5. Road Situation (NHA and Respective Provinces). All roads across the Country are clear for all types of traffic.

30 Aug 2016 description
report Alhasan Systems

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Heavy rainfall floods streets in Rawalpindi

  • Provinces asked to follow National Climate Change policy

  • Preventive measures against Congo virus advised: Experts

  • Pakistan to become water scarce in 4 years

  • Supreme Court rejects review appeals of 16 terror convicts set to hang

  • Pakistan’s Counter- Terrorism Policy

  • CPEC confronts terrorism

  • US urges Pakistan, Afghanistan to work together against terrorism

30 Aug 2016 description

As communities around the world begin to experience the impacts of climate change and face recurrent disasters, there has been increasing awareness of the importance of disaster risk reduction (DRR) – taking action to reduce vulnerabilities and exposure and developing more resilient communities. Moreover, since climate change and disasters affect every aspect of life, there is growing understanding that building resilience requires participation from all members of society, including individuals, private and public organizations, civil society and government.

30 Aug 2016 description

ISLAMABAD/QUETTA: A three-day anti-polio campaign is set to begin in high-risk areas across the country on Monday, but Islamabad, Rawalpindi and Lahore have been excluded from the drive for now because of rains and the T20 cricket tournament.

Although rain has also affected Karachi, the forecast there indicates a clear weather in the coming days and, therefore, the campaign in the city will proceed as per schedule.

30 Aug 2016 description

PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government seems to have adopted a contradictory policy for Afghan students as it does the opposite of what it preaches about their admission to schools and colleges in the province.

The home and tribal affairs department through a letter issued on August 22 had informed the relevant departments that there was no restriction on the grant of admission to Afghan students in the government or private educational institutions throughout the province.

29 Aug 2016 description
  1. Rivers Flow Situation Reported by Flood Forecasting Division. Annex A.

  2. Past Meteorological Situation and Future Forecast by PMD. Annex B.

  3. Dam Levels | Serial Reservoirs | Max Conservation Level (Feet) | Current Level (Feet) | Percentage
    a. Tarbela, 1,550.00, 1,542.58, 99.5%
    b. Mangla, 1,242.00, 1,237.60, 99.6%

29 Aug 2016 description

BHAGWANDAS | IMTIAZ ALI

KARACHI: Seven more persons died in rain-related incidents in the metropolis on Sunday, taking the death toll to 10 in the last two days, police, hospital officials and rescue services said.

The city received 54mm (over 2 two inches) of rain on Sunday — around 110mm (over 4 inches) since Saturday — said a meteorological department official, predicting more thunderstorms and rains for Monday.

28 Aug 2016 description

Islamabad, 25 August 2016 - The International Monitoring Board (IMB) of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative has recognized major improvements in performance of the Pakistan polio eradication programme, a transformation from its position three years ago.

28 Aug 2016 description

Pakistan is getting ever closer to achieving its target of polio eradication through exemplary coordination and collaboration of federal and provincial governments at political and administrative level.

28 Aug 2016 description
  1. Rivers Flow Situation Reported by Flood Forecasting Division. Annex A.

  2. Past Meteorological Situation and Future Forecast by PMD. Annex B.

  3. Dam Levels: Serial Reservoirs | Max Conservation Level (Feet) | Current Level (Feet) | Percentage
    a. Tarbela 1,550.00 1,541.60 99.4%
    b. Mangla 1,242.00 1,238.75 99.7%

  4. Significant Events. On 27 August 2016 at 1030 hours, Rawalpindi – Sudhnoti Road was blocked due to a landslide at Azad Pattan in Tehsil Kahuta. Efforts are underway to open the road.

28 Aug 2016 description
  1. Rivers Flow Situation Reported by Flood Forecasting Division. Annex A.

  2. Past Meteorological Situation and Future Forecast by PMD. Annex B.

  3. Dam Levels | Serial Reservoirs | Max Conservation Level (Feet) | Current Level (Feet) | Percentage a. Tarbela, 1,550.00, 1,541.97, 99.4%
    b. Mangla, 1,242.00, 1,238.15, 99.7%

  4. Significant Events. Due to heavy rains, Flash Flood was reported in Tehsil Uthal and Windar, District Lasbela, Balochistan on 27 August 2016. No loss of life was reported.

26 Aug 2016 description
  1. Rivers Flow Situation Reported by Flood Forecasting Division.
  2. Past Meteorological Situation and Future Forecast by PMD.
  3. Dam Levels.
  4. Significant Events.
  5. Road Situation (NHA and Respective Provinces).
  6. Railway Situation.
  7. Preliminary Losses / Damages Reported.
  8. Relief Provided.
  9. Any Critical Activity to Report.
  10. Any Recommendation.
26 Aug 2016 description

The State of Agriculture, Livelihood, Food Security, Nutrition, Water and Sanitation in Drought Affected Communities in Sindh

Executive Summary

25 Aug 2016 description
  1. Rivers Flow Situation Reported by Flood Forecasting Division. Annex A.
  2. Past Meteorological Situation and Future Forecast by PMD. Annex B.
24 Aug 2016 description

By Omar Waraich, 21 August 2016, 15:05 UTC

UNTIL recently, Pakistan was home to the largest refugee population. For decades, the country won much praise for giving sanctuary to vulnerable people who had to flee their homes. When far wealthier countries showed a callous indifference towards those people seeking safety — tightening border controls while pleading lack of capacity — the example of Pakistan shamed them.

24 Aug 2016 description

Description of the disaster

A massive earthquake of 7.5 magnitude struck North West Pakistan on 26 October 2015, leaving at least 280 people dead and injuring over 1,773 people. The quake was also felt in the neighbouring countries of the region. The epicentre of the earthquake was in neighbouring Afghanistan in a remote part of Hindu Kush range at a depth of 212 kilometre.