Severe Weather Kills At Least 15 In Southwestern Pakistan

ISLAMABAD — Authorities in a southwestern Pakistani range of Balochistan have announced a state of puncture in 7 districts after snowstorms and complicated rains killed during slightest 15 people over a past dual days.

Local officials contend a 15 victims died when a roofs of their homes collapsed.

Thick layers of sleet led to a closure of highways joining a provincial capital, Quetta, with other cities, internal rescue arch Imran Zarkoon told RFE/RL.

A series of newcomer car and trucks carrying products were stranded in remote alpine areas due to a blockages, Zarkoon said.

On Jan 12, authorities in adjacent Afghanistan pronounced during slightest 19 people had been killed as a outcome of complicated layer and low temperatures, bringing to 24 a altogether genocide fee from this year’s cold snap.

With stating by RFE/RL’s Radio Free Afghanistan

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