Over 1,000 dead since June due to heavy monsoon rains in Pakistan

Over 1,000 dead since june due to heavy monsoon rains in pakistan

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This video shows the devastating effects of flooding in Pakistan as a river bursts its banks causing widespread damage.

The before and after footage shows the drastic changes to the Duber River in northern Pakistan. Recorded just 48 hours apart, it initially shows the river level low before a ferocious current causes severe damage to structures on the river bank.

33 million people were affected with 2,000,000 acres of crops and 794,000 livestock succumbing to the extreme weather conditions, according to the Disaster Emergency Committee.

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This story is an English language news item from CGTN. CGTN is a Chinese state-funded broadcaster.

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Pakistan, officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, is a country in South Asia. It has a population exceeding 212.2 million, including the world’s second-largest Muslim population. It has an area of 881,913 square kilometres (340,509 square miles).

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