43 dead, 61 injured in Pak rains

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Pakistan: According to the information given by the officials, as many as 43 people lost their lives and 61 others got injured as heavy monsoon rains triggered floods in Pakistan resulting in destroying several houses.

The National Disaster Management Authority stated, Out of the total deaths, 11 people pere killed in Punjab, 15 in Balochistan, six in Sindh and two in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

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The NDMA further said, heavy rains started over the weekend and are still lashing some areas.
Over 60 houses were destroyed and roads were also damaged due to the rains and floods.

The NDMA has also recorded the deaths of four children in Waziristan over the last 24 hours due to rain and flooding.

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It however said that there was no flood in the major rivers which registered normal flow.