Floods in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa have caused the worst destruction in history, thousands of houses have been flooded across the province. Millions of people and local and foreign tourists were trapped in some places of Ismail Khan, Charsadda, Nowshera and Peshawar, while millions of people were forced to migrate to reach safer places.
At this time, thousands of people are forced to live under the open sky, while flood victims are facing severe difficulties and problems in the relief camps. The people of Pakistan are also lying in temporary relief camps to avoid floods. Villages near Varsak Dam in Peshawar were evacuated due to the reports of floods coming from Afghanistan. However, the worst floods in history have already done it. Due to the recent floods, according to an estimate, billions of rupees have been lost due to the destruction of standing crops, gardens, houses, hotels and infrastructure.
However, according to the government, a detailed survey is being conducted to estimate the exact losses. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Mahmood Khan visited the flood-affected areas of Swat, Kalam, Mata, Tank and Dera Ismail Khan, while former Prime Minister Imran Khan also visited. The flood affected areas of Dera Ismail Khan and Tank were also visited by Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman and his son Federal Minister Asad Mehmood, Prime Minister’s advisor Amir Muqam, Aftab Ahmed Sherpao, Amil Wali Khan and other political leaders. The flood affected areas were also visited by
While the meetings in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa were canceled by Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan, Maulana Fazlur Rehman while speaking on the occasion of his visit to the affected areas said that instead of politicizing the politicians in this difficult time, instead of politicizing the politicians, they should focus all their attention on the victims. Help should be focused, this is not the time for politics, it is the time to express solidarity with the victims and to heal their wounds. They were rescued in time by helicopter service and shifted to relief camps.
Similarly, the rescue teams of the Pakistan Army also rescued a foreign tourist Spanish couple from Swat by helicopter and transferred them to a safe place. The performance is commendable. According to the data of the provincial government, 226 people died and 282 people were injured due to floods in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa from June 15 to August 27. 1266 livestock have died, 33236 houses have been damaged in which 16612 houses have been completely destroyed and 16624 houses have been partially damaged. In Dera Ismail Khan, 70 people have lost their lives.
In Kalam Swat, 50 hotels, 24 bridges, hundreds of houses were swept away by the river, and a part of the headworks was destroyed due to overflowing flood rails at the Munda headworks. The capacity of Manda headworks is 225000 cusecs. While a part of the Munda headworks collapsed due to the passage of a flood rail of more than 260000 cusecs, the situation became very complicated due to the collapse of the Munda dam headworks and an emergency situation was created but later the situation was brought under control. Water is still standing in the villages but the local population has been moved to safer places.
Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s two helicopters were busy in the relief operation. Officials of the flood-affected districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa say that the flood rails and land connections were badly damaged due to the worst floods in the history of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. A major portion of the Rila Bullentree was swept away by the tsunami. Torrential rains and torrential floods left a story of devastation wherever they passed. Citizens in the flood-affected districts started migrating to safe places with your help.
The aid teams of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government and Pakistan Army delivered food items to the isolated areas by helicopter, according to Shaukat Ali Yousafzai, provincial minister and spokesperson of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government for floods. The Relief Department has been approved to provide additional funds of two and a half billion rupees.
The families of those who died in the floods will be given an amount of Rs. have been installed while the people are generously helping the victims, the spirit of the people in helping the victims is commendable.