Pakistan flooding ‘has killed 1,100 and already caused at least $10bn worth of damage’

Pakistan flooding ‘has killed 1,100 and already caused at least $10bn worth of damage’

More than 1,000 people have been killed and 33 million have been impacted by devastating floods in Pakistan.

Early estimates put the damage from the unprecedented flooding at more than $10bn with monsoon rains washing away roads, crops, infrastructure and bridges.

The climate change minister has called the situation a “climate-induced humanitarian disaster of epic proportions.”