KOTRI, (The News): Water level in River Indus in Kotri has been increasing and many houses were damaged after overflow in the river on Tuesday.
Water level at the Kotri Barrage was recorded 289000 cusecs while the water level at the Sukkur Barrage was recorded 342000 cusecs.
As many as 250 villages were submerged and crops spreading over hundreds of acres destroyed near Dadu-Moro Bridge in Nowshero Feroz. Six villages in Nawab Shah District were also badly affected due to floodwater.
In Punjab, several villages were inundated after breach in a dyke in Alipur area of Muzaffargarh district.