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UAE Humanitarian Aid
2022 Sep 25 Sun, 01:00:25 pm

Emirati development projects in Pakistan contribute to reducing effects of flood disaster

ABU DHABI, 25th September, 2022 (WAM) -- The Islamic Republic of Pakistan was recently hit by devastating floods, which resulted in loss of lives and materials, affecting over 33 million people and flooding nearly one third of the country. According to the latest statistics issued by the National Disaster Management Authority of Pakistan (NDMA), the disaster resulted in the death of more than 1,569 people, including 552 children, the injury of over 13,000 people, the displacement of about seven million people. Additionally, 5,500 schools were...