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Monsoon Rains Claim 193 Lives From July To 13 August: NDMA

ISLAMABAD: As many as 193 people died in a rainy season continued in the country from 1st July to August 13 as details issued by National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA).

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa was the worst province facing death and injuries as rains claimed 59 deaths 145 other were injured while 203 homes partially damaged and 189 houses completely destroyed.

Three powerhouses of the province also damaged in the monsoon rains.

Twenty-seven people were killed and 36 injured in Punjab. Fifty-two people lost their lives in Sindh, while 16 people were injured.

In Azad Kashmir, thirty-five people died and 13 were injured. Twelve people were killed and 10 injured in Balochistan. In Gilgit-Baltistan, six people were killed and nine injured.

Two people died in Islamabad, the spokesperson added.