September 28, 2023

Rain victims loot truck carrying tents in Umerkot

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Eight flood victims die in single day in Mehar camp - file foto

The rain victims deprived of relief, attacked a truck carrying tents at Teen Talwar Road in Umarkot on Thursday.

Flood victims looted tents from trucks, women victims were also among those who looted tents.

A truck carrying tents was going to the DC office warehouse.

Dangerous rise of flood water in LBOD

The flood water has increased to an alarming level in the LBOD drain.

According to the Sindh Irrigation Department, the current release of water from LBOD is 12,000 cusecs.

It has been decided to give a cut to natural waterway “Puran”.

Heavy rains kill 36 people in Sindh

Residents of villages adjacent to Dhoro Puran have been instructed to evacuate the area immediately while the floodwaters will be diverted to the Indus Delta.

Sanghar, Mirpurkhas, Tharparkar, Badin and Tando Muhammad Khan are expected to be affected due to high water in LBOD.