Emomali Rahmon expressed condolences to the people of Pakistan in connection with the devastating floods

The President of Tajikistan sent a telegram of condolences to Pakistani President Orif Alvi on Monday.

«In connection with this heavy grief, I express my deep and sincere condolences to you, family members, all relatives and friends of the victims, as well as to the friendly people of Pakistan», - telegram says.

Pakistani authorities report at least 1,061 deaths, about 1 million houses damaged.

Floods affect 33 million people in all four provinces.

According to Pakistani authorities, this year's flood situation is worse than in 2010, when 1,700 people died as a result of the disaster.

Source: Asia-Plus