Skip to main content
Pakistan - Mudflow and landslide (PMD, NOAA, media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 21 August 2019)
- News and Press Release
- Originally published
- View original
- Heavy rainfall has been affecting north-eastern Pakistan over the last week, triggering floods, landslides and mud-flows.
- Media report 12 deaths, 7 in Hajira village (Poonch District, Azad Jammu and Kashmir Territory) following a landslide and mudflow and 5 more across Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Region after several landslides.
- Over the next 24 hours light to moderate rainfall is expected over northern regions.
- According to official government figures, 221 people have died as a result of flooding this year.