11 Killed in Flooding

11 Killed  in Flooding 11 Killed  in Flooding

The death toll as a result of heavy flooding in five provinces in north and northeast of Iran has risen to 11, a rescue official said on Saturday, noting that two people are still missing. The head of the Relief and Rescue Organization of the Iranian Red Crescent Society, Morteza Salimi, said 11 people have died and two are missing in the floods that hit five provinces in the north and northeast, the society’s website reported. Rescue and relief teams have come to the aid of more than 2,000 people in flood-hit areas in the provinces of Gilan, Golestan, North Khorasan, Khorasan Razavi, and Semnan.


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