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33 die in Pakistan flash flood

world Updated: Aug 25, 2011 11:17 IST

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At least 33 people were killed on Thursday morning when flash floods swept through a valley in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, a media report said.

Dozens of houses were destroyed by the flood which was triggered by heavy rains overnight in Kohistan district, Xinhua reported citing a TV channel.

Rescue helicopters were pressed into service.