Displaced people of Hunza struggle to move on

Lal Bano stares ahead — a blank expression on her face. On 4 January 2010, her life was forever changed when a landslide buried the entire village of Attabad in the Hunza valley.

She lost six members of her family in a matter of seconds.

Naseem, a fellow survivor who barely escaped with the clothes on her back, recounts the tragic event: “I was up on my roof when I suddenly heard loud noises. Everyone in the village started yelling and running around, telling others to run for safety. I was frightened and started running also. It came like a whirlwind and destroyed everything.”

Read the complete article from Source


About Ahmad Ladhani

Teacher, an Accountant and a student :)
This entry was posted in Focus Humanitarien. Bookmark the permalink.