Rajouri Flashflood: One Body Recovered, Another Still Missing

RAJOURI: Body of an elderly woman washed away in flashfloods alongside her daughter in Chatyari village of J&K’s Rajouri district last night has been recovered at the Nowshera area of the district on Friday afternoon, officials said.

Quoting Additional SP Rajouri, Vivek Shekhar Sharma news agency GNS reported that the body of Gulzar Bi, 60, wife of Mohammad Akbar was recovered after hours of intense searches in the area.

Bi’s 40-year-old daughter Maqsooda Begum is still missing with Sharma saying that efforts are on to locate her.

The mother-daughter duo, as per officials, was washed away in flash floods while working in their fields in their village during the intervening night of September 30 and October 1.

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