1.5 million people affected in recent floods: NDMA

ISLAMABAD: National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) has said that one point five million people have been affected due to rains and floods in different parts of the country.

According to latest data released by the Authority‚ crops over one point four six million acres of land have been destroyed and over seventy-nine thousand houses fully or partially damaged.

It said Federal and Provincial relief agencies have distributed about fifty-eight thousand tents and other necessary item among the affected people. NNI