From June 14 to today, the number of people who died as a result of heavy rains in Pakistan has reached 903.
“Report” reports with reference to “Anadolu” that the country’s climate change minister Sheri Rahman wrote about this on his Twitter page.
According to the minister, 326 children and 191 women were among the dead.
Rahman noted that thousands of people were forced to leave their homes due to the natural disaster. He called the situation in the country a humanitarian crisis.
Pakistan’s Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif has called on citizens to support residents affected by floods caused by heavy rains.
According to Sharif, the government needs hundreds of billions of rupees for relief and rehabilitation efforts.
Monsoon rains in South Asia from June to September turn into natural disasters every year.