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08-08-2010, 06:39 PM
Pakistan: Half million flee as floods threaten Sindh

SUKKUR, (Dawn): Pakistani authorities have evacuated more than half a million people in Sindh province, threatened by the worst floods in 80 years.

Floods have already spread to Sindh but much heavier waters threaten to inflict far worse suffering.

“Monsoon rains continue to fall and at least 11 districts are at risk of flooding in Sindh, where more than 500,000 people have been relocated to safer places