In Khuzdar, nine people were killed and dozens of others went missing when flash-floods and torrential rains hit the Wadh Sarona area.

Deputy Commissioner Khuzdar on Thursday said the dead bodies have been recovered and rescue operation is underway to recover the missing persons.

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has expressed grief and sorrow over the deaths caused by torrential rains in Shah Noorani area of Balochistan. He directed local and provincial governments to speed up relief efforts and try to save as many lives as possible.