Rains (11 die in rain-related incidents in AJK)

March 18, 2016 Off By Web Desk

Muzaffarabad: At least eleven persons have been killed and three injured in different incidents of house collapse due to heavy rains and land sliding in Azad Kashmir.

Five persons of the same family were killed in Patika while, two each in Uchaad village of District Bagh Palla Choudriaan village in Forward Kahuta and Batol Chafad village of Rawalakot.

An Army team has been carrying out relief and rescue operation in a village near Muzaffarabad to rescue a number of people trapped in six houses which were collapsed due to landslide following heavy rains.