Pakistan army rescues 22,000 trapped in floods



Islamabad:Pakistan’s army said today that it has saved at least 22,000 people who were marooned due to devastating floods which hit the
country after last week’s heavy monsoon showers and have caused 257 deaths.One of the main rivers of the country, Chenab, is still in
high flood and has already caused widespread destruction in the agricultural backbone of Punjab. The army was called after the civilian authorities said the floods were out of control.