February 28, 2024

Fire breaks out on boat rescuing flood victims, 10 injured

rescue boat

Fire breaks out on boat rescuing flood victims, 10 injured

At least 10 people were injuries as fire broke out in a rescue boat carrying flood-survivors near Johi Town district Dadu on Tuesday.

A boat rescued people stranded in Chhandan Mori and were being transported to Johi.

Suddenly a fire erupted which quickly engulfed the boat. All on board jumped into the water to save themselves. The survivors had to be rescued once more by another boat.

At least 10 people suffered injuries during the trouble.

Johi under serious threat of drowning 

Defense line of Dadu breaches, over 30 villagers submerged

The survivors said that the fire erupted suddenly.

Most of Sindh remains under water due to record monsoons which have flooded the province.

Govt sets up relief camp in Johi

Meanwhile the Sindh government announced that it has set up a relief camp at a marriage hall in Johi.