Flash floods damage crops, residential houses in Anantnag villages………

Flash floods triggered by a cloudburst have wreaked havoc in several villages of Kokernag area of Anantnag district of south Kashmir.

Reports said that cloudburst triggered flooding in Brengi Nallah which later damaged houses, roads, standing crops and water pipelines in Vail, Ahlan Gadole, Gohan and Magraypora villages

JCB machines have been put into service to remove the boulders, mud and stones following the landslides triggered by flooding, said an official. Water level has also risen in Veth Vethastu nallah in Kapran area of Verinag in Door tehsil. Several houses have been damaged while road connectivity has been affected by flooding.

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