Pakistan’s paramilitary troops have successfully rescued dozens of Hindu pilgrims trapped near Gandawa in Balochistan after a flood hit the area on late Saturday night.

According to the details, over 150 Hindu pilgrims were rescued through helicopters and shifted to safe places.

The personnel of Pakistan Army, Frontier Corps (FC), Levies Force and Provincial Disaster Management  Authority (PDMA) took part in the operation launched on the directions of Balochistan chief minister.


The successful operation was widely lauded by Twitterati. Here’s what they had to say: