Flood blocks KKH near Khyber, Gojal

Flood blocks KKH near Khyber, Gojal

Khyber: The damaged road can be seen in this photograph taken during the night time

Asghar Rumi

Khyber, June 22: The Karakuram Highway was blocked near Kyber Village of Gojal, upper Hunza, because of a flooding on June 21. The  flooding has damaged the road disrupting all sorts of traffic. The Chinese Roads and Bridges Corporation (CRBC) had started working near the flood site to clear the road for traffic yesterday. However, their efforts were thwarted by another flooding incident at the same site today.

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