A cloudburst in Islamabad has caused flooding in different areas.


Islamabad Deputy Commissioner Muhammed Hamza Shafqaat wrote in a Tweet, “Cloudburst in Islamabad has caused flooding in various areas. Teams are clearing nullahs/roads. Hopefully we will be able to clear everything in an hour”.

Later, the DC Tweeted that the Islamabad roads have been cleared for traffic.


Meanwhile, Pakistan Army troops also helped the local government after the high flood in Nullah Lai.

“Heavy rains caused high water level in Nullah Lai and water accumulation in E 11. Army troops are busy in assisting civil administration in rescue & relief efforts . Contingencies plans in place to meet any flood situation,” Inter-Services Public Relations said in a statement.