[QODLink]
Central & South Asia

Pakistan flood response criticised

At least 178 people have been killed and more than one million affected in Punjab and Sindh provinces.

Last Modified: 30 Aug 2013 03:15
Email Article
Print Article
Share article
Send Feedback

Pakistan's government is being accused of not doing enough to prevent the flood damage triggered by weeks of monsoon rains.

At least 178 people have been killed, and more than one million affected in the provinces of Punjab and Sindh.

Al Jazeera's Imtiaz Tyab reports from Multan, one of the worst affected areas.

55

Email Article
Print Article
Share article
Send Feedback
Topics in this article
Country
City
Organisation
Featured on Al Jazeera
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Featured
Referendum on Scottish independence is the first major election in the UK where 16 and 17-year olds get a vote.
Blogger critical of a lack of government transparency faces defamation lawsuit from Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong.
Farmers worry about their future as buyers shun local produce and rivers show an elevated presence of heavy metals.
War-torn neighbour is an uncertain haven for refugees fleeing Pakistan's Balochistan, where locals seek independence.
NSA whistleblower Snowden and journalist Greenwald accuse Wellington of mass spying on New Zealanders.
join our mailing list