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1 dead, 2 wounded in Badakhshan mountain slide


1 dead, 2 wounded in Badakhshan mountain slide

Apr 05, 2017 - 14:53

FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): One person was killed and two others were wounded on Wednesday when a mountain slide hit at least eight homes in the Khwahan district of northeastern Badakhshan province.

Badakhshan Natural Disaster Management Authority chief Sayed Abdullah Humayun Dehqan told Pajhwok Afghan News the incident took place in Dodargee village of the district.

He said the affected families had been delivered relief goods including food items, blankets and tents. A rescue team has been dispatched to the area.