Flood Toll Rises

Flood Toll RisesFlood Toll Rises

The toll in the recent floods has risen to 15 with eight deaths in Kan District, Tehran Province and seven in Alborz Province, said Esmaeil Najar, head of the National Disaster Management Organization.  The number of deaths is likely to rise further, Alef News Agency quoted him as saying.   A freak thunderstorm struck several provinces on Sunday and triggered floods.