River Indus at Kotri to attain High Flood on Aug 10, 11


The Director Operation Provincial Disaster Management Authority has stated that Pakistan Meteorological Department Flood Forecasting Division has issued the warning for River Indus at Kotri.

According to latest Hydrological condition, the River Indus Kotri is likely to attain a very High to exceptionally High flood level ranging between 600,000 to 800,000 cusecs on August 10 and 11, said a statement issued on Tuesday.

Under this scenario, the inundation and flooding of low lying areas of District Thatta and adjoining areas along with river bed is expected.

All officials and agencies are also informed to take extra caution as heavy rains may also create hindrances in evacuation and relief and rescue work in relation to floods.