Balochistan

Shikarpur: Katcha area people directed to evacuate

SHIKARPUR: The authorities have directed the people living in the Katcha area along river Indus in Shikarpur to move to safer places ahead of the flooding in the river, ARY News reported on Friday.

According to reports health authorities have cancelled leaves of the hospital employees and have declared emergency at hospitals.

Jaffarabad Jail

In view of the flood threat the jail authorities have decided to transfer 120 inmates of Jaffarabad prison in Balochistan to Machh jail.

Balochistan has imposed a flood emergency in the province, in view of possible flash floods in the districts of eastern Balochistan bordering Sindh. Red alerts have been issued in in Jaffarabad, Naseerabad, Sohbatpur and Dera Bugti districts of the province.

 

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