Since the start of the monsoon season, Pakistan has received 60% of its total average monsoon rainfall in just three weeks. Heavy rains have caused urban and flash floods, landslides, and Glacial Lake Outburst Floods (GLOF) throughout Pakistan, most notably in Balochistan, Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, and Sindh.
Above-normal precipitation was predicted over most parts of the country during the forecast season. Heavy rains were reported in July 2022 in significant parts of Balochistan. Due to this, Jhal Magsi, Khuzdar, Pishin, Lasbela, Naushki, Killa Abdullah, Killa Saifullah, and Naseerabad were the worst affected.
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FACTS & FIGURES
According to the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), as of August 3rd, 529 people have died due to the floods.
As per the NDMA report, More than 40,000 households have been affected due to Rains or flash floods. More than 32000 houses have been partially damaged and another 8146 homes have been fully damaged. In addition,60 bridges and 2445.5 km of road sections have been affected, while about 24,000 livestock have been lost.
How Paani give relief after the Flood
Following are the immediate needs as per currently reported situations;
- Evacuation through boats
- Cooked food
- Food (Ration) Baskets
- NFIs (Kitchen utensils, jerry cans, etc.) Provision of safe drinking water
- Hygiene Kits
- Essential Medicines
- Shelter / NFI Kits / Solar Lights Mosquito Nets
- Alternate Energy Solution