Flood of the century: another million people displaced in Pakistan in 48 hours

August 27, 2010 by Peter · Leave a Comment 

BBC News:

Fresh flooding in southern Pakistan has displaced almost a million people in the past 48 hours, the UN has said. In Sindh province, 70% of the 300,000 residents of the town of Thatta have been forced to flee to safer areas after the Indus river burst its banks.

This video gives you a sense of the human toll:

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