[News] 16 people dead, 26 homes abolished in Attabad, Hunza
January 5, 2010 Leave a comment
Sarat Hunza: (Ayub Khan) The mountain slide in Attabad Hunza has taken a tool of 16 precious lives and 26 homes and half of the cultivating land of the people of Attabad and Sarat Hunza. Throughout Hunza emergency has been imposed and people are advised to shift to the safer places. The death tool and damages to the homes caused due to the sliding and wind caused by mountain sliding.
The mountain slid has blocked the Hunza river completely and it is become threatening to the upper Hunza as the low lands of upper Hunza would may come under water, as well as, in the event of the brust of water from the blocked area the low lands in central and lower Hunza and Nagar may also come under water and would caused severe loss to cultivating land and homes.