• Heavy rainfall and snowfall affected several areas in Afghanistan, Pakistan and Iran in the last few days, triggering landslides and flash floods that have resulted in casualties and damage.
• As of 6 March, the total death toll has increased to 70 persons, of which 40 persons reported in Afghanistan, 25 persons in Pakistan, and five persons in Iran. In addition, ten persons remain missing in Afghanistan, while 22 persons have been injured in Pakistan, 20 in Iran and 18 in Afghanistan.
• Furthermore, more than 3 800 houses have been flooded in Afghanistan, with the Kandahar province reporting most of the damages.
Source: DG ECHO, UN OCHA