GANDERBAL — A cloudburst hit Watlar area of Lar in Central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district in the wee hours on Monday, triggering flash floods which caused damage to several residential houses and many roads in the area.
An official said that flash floods triggered by a cloudburst lashed several residential houses and roads in Watlar village, causing significant damage.
However, the official said that there was no report of any loss of life in the incident.
He said that due to the cloudburst flow of water increased in Charnari Nallah, which caused damage to nearby residential area.
Rescue teams were immediately pressed into service to restore road connectivity to the area, he added.
Meanwhile, a revenue official said that they have sent teams to the area to ascertain the details of damage caused by flash floods.