Pakistan - Monsoon rains update (NDMA, PMD, media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 26 August 2020)

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Monsoon rains and associated flooding continue to affect Pakistan, resulting in at least 90 fatalities and injuring 40, according to national authorities. More than 1,080 houses, 5 bridges and 10 roads have been damaged or destroyed.

On 24-25 August, rescue operations in Karachi, and Dadu Districts (Sindh Province) saw the evacuation of 1,544 individuals, after flooding and landslides. Media report 3 people killed and hundreds of homes and streets inundated.

Additional rain and thunderstorms are forecast over most of Pakistan on 26-27 August.