Six people killed in Kashmir cloudburst

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According to reports, six people, including four women and a child were reportedly killed and other eleven were severely injured after a cloudburst hit Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday afternoon.

The incident took place near  Doda and Kishtwar districts of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday afternoon.

“Flash floods triggered by cloudburst hit Thathri town at 2.20 am resulting in a massive increase in the level of the ‘nullah’ flowing along the Jamai Masjid locality close to the town”, Police said.

It was reported that the many houses and shops in the district were damaged following the cloudburst in the area.

The injured persons have been admitted to the Primary Health Centre at Thathri.

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