Flash floods damage houses, bridge

0Shares

Anantnag: Flash floods have damaged  nearly a dozen houses, washed away a diversion bridge and forced hundreds of people to move towards safer places in Kulgam district of south Kashmir.

According to reports, at least a dozen houses, seven among them have suffered extensive damage due to flash floods In Laisoo area of Kulgam district, where people living along the banks of Vaishaw nallah were asked to move to safer places.

“In Kelam Gund, the villagers were evacuated after the flood waters entered residential houses,” reports said.

A diversion bridge constructed after last year’s September floods at Chambgund was also washed away by the gushing waters of Vaishaw Nallah.

Be Part of Quality Journalism

Quality journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce and despite all the hardships we still do it. Our reporters and editors are working overtime in Kashmir and beyond to cover what you care about, break big stories, and expose injustices that can change lives. Today more people are reading Kashmir Observer than ever, but only a handful are paying while advertising revenues are falling fast.

ACT NOW
MONTHLYRs 100
YEARLYRs 1000
LIFETIMERs 10000

CLICK FOR DETAILS


Observer News Service

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

KO SUPPLEMENTS