Islamabad, August 09, 2020 (PPI-OT): Relief and rescue operation continues in various rain affected areas of Dadu and Jhal Magsi. According to ISPR, Pakistan Army and Navy rescue teams, including medical and engineering teams, are assisting civil administration to rescue stranded people to safer places.
Hot meal is being served to stranded people. Jhal Magsi-Gandawah main colonies have been connected with the rest of province. Pasi Bridge has been opened for all kinds of traffic and Coastal Highway has been restored. In Jhal Magsi, all Hindu families struck in Wangu hills have been rescued to safer places after eight hours long rescue operation.
N-65 National Highway is blocked near Bibi Nani Bridge and Pinjra Bridge due to high level of water. Main gas transmission line has got damaged near Bibi Nani Bridge. Due to rains and hill torrents, Quetta-Jacobabad, Gawadar-Karachi and Sibbi- Kohlu roads have been blocked at various places.
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Government of Pakistan
4th Floor, Cabinet Block, Pak. Secretariat, Islamabad, Pakistan