QUETTA, 25 June: Four persons, including two women and a child, have been washed away in flash floods caused by heavy rain in Balochistan.
The rain spell started in Balochistan last night. A seven-year-old child Inamullah was washed away in flash flood in Sanzavi tehsil of Ziarat. Three persons of a family, including two women, drowned in flash flood in Wat area. The local people retrieved the bodies on self-help basis.
A passenger van also met an accident in Chautir area of Ziarat. However, no life loss was reported in the incident. Over 20 cattle were also washed away in the floodwater.
The roofs of several houses have also been collapsed in various areas and the residents are waiting for government help under the open sky.