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Pakistan: At least 17 dead after monsoon floods hit Karachi

Pakistan, Karachi
August 12, 2019 at 22:18 GMT +00:00 · Published

Footage filmed on Sunday shows Karachi residents trying to make their way through flooded streets, after monsoon rains left large parts of the city inundated.

At least 17 people were reportedly killed as a result of electrocution and falling roofs following the floods.

According to authorities, Karachi has seen more than 180 millimetres (7 inches) of rain since the beginning of the downpour.

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Footage filmed on Sunday shows Karachi residents trying to make their way through flooded streets, after monsoon rains left large parts of the city inundated.

At least 17 people were reportedly killed as a result of electrocution and falling roofs following the floods.

According to authorities, Karachi has seen more than 180 millimetres (7 inches) of rain since the beginning of the downpour.

W/S People making their way through flooded street, Karachi

W/S People on flooded street

W/S People on flooded street

M/S People making their way through flooded street

M/S People making their way through flooded street

W/S Children using buckets to get out floodwater

M/S Children using buckets to get out floodwater

W/S Man using bucket to get out floodwater

W/S People and vehicles on flooded road

W/S People making their way through flooded road

M/S Man driving motorcycle through flooded road

M/S Man with motorcycle making his way flooded road

M/S People on flooded road

W/S People and vehicles on flooded road

W/S People and vehicles on flooded road

W/S People and vehicles on flooded road

W/S People driving motorcycle through flooded road; people and vehicles on flooded road

W/S People and vehicles on flooded road

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