Flash flood damages 20 houses in Mohmand Agency
GHALLANAI: At least 20 houses and standing crops have been damaged due to heavy rain in Mohmand Agency.
The local people said heavy rain in Shaheed Banda on Tuesday night caused flash flood which damaged boundary walls and rooms of 20 houses and three cattle were also killed in these incidents. Two houses were also damaged due to rain in Haleemzai and Ghallanai. The area people said standing crops in Shaheed Banda, Pandyali and surrounding areas were also damaged in the rain.
Rain also damaged a number of houses in Utmanzai area of Charsadda on Tuesday. Power supply system was also disrupted in Charsadda due to rain damages.
Meanwhile, FATA Disaster Management Authority has issued report of damages in rain-related incidents in the tribal areas this year. According to the report, eight people have been killed in monsoon rains in FATA this year, including four children and a woman in North Waziristan, two women and a man in Kurram and one woman in Bajaur Agency. The report also mentioned details about damaged houses in FATA. TNN