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Pakistan: Snowstorm: 2022/01/07 Country Information on DRR

Period 2022/01/07
Country or District Pakistan
Event Type Snowstorm
Outline At least 21 people have died after heavy snow trapped them in their vehicles in northern Pakistan. As many as 1,000 vehicles became stranded as would-be tourists reportedly rushed to view the winter snowfall in the hilltop town of Murree on 7-8 January 2022.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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