0 Shares 412 Views

Avalanche kills 50 in Nuristan province of Afghanistan

Around 50 people have been killed as their homes buried under in a village in the eastern Afghanistan.

The massive fell in Barge Matal district of Nuristan, Afghanistan’s province bordered with Pakistan.
According to the reports by Disaster Management Authority (ANDMA), “50 bodies” have so far been recovered.

The spokesman of ANDMA added that the raging avalanches had destroyed over 150 homes and heavily damaged 50 others in different provinces. The avalanches, triggered by days of heavy snowfalls, also claimed the lives of some 550 livestock, and destroyed over 1,000 hectares of farmland.

You may be interested

Cop who probed and exonerated Narender Modi from Gujarat riots appointed as new NIA Chief
World
0 shares1673 views

Cop who probed and exonerated Narender Modi from Gujarat riots appointed as new NIA Chief

Janet Mayson - Sep 20, 2017

YC Modi, the senior officer of IPS who was part of the Supreme Court-appointed Special Investigation team and who acquitted Gujraat’s butcher of…

Pak-China kicks off Joint Air Training Exercise
World
0 shares923 views

Pak-China kicks off Joint Air Training Exercise

Janet Mayson - Sep 09, 2017

Beijing: The two Air Forces of China and Pakistan kicks off their joint training exercise from Saturday and have stationed their latest AWACS…

Who Benefits from the Kabul Blast ?
Blog
0 shares147 views

Who Benefits from the Kabul Blast ?

Janet Mayson - Aug 29, 2017

Just days after US President Donald Trump declared Pakistan as the focal cause of US failure in Afghanistan, a blast hit Kabul, right…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.

Most from this category