Flood Disaster in District Sibi
District Sibi is the historical place of Baluchistan. The main mountains
range is Zen, Bhambhore and Dungaan. The climatic and topography of
Sibi District is quite varied compared to other districts of
Baluchistan. It is also known as the "Hot spot" of Pakistan where
the temperatures in the summer exceed far above normal over 50 °C. The
Total population of sibi is 0.26 million (estimated for 2008) and major
employments are agriculture and livestock.
Union Council Talli
council of Talli is the most populated area of district sibi and biggest
village of the Balochsitan province, the total population of the village
talli is above 25 thousand people.
Thursday July 22, 2020 was very heavy rain on the deferent areas of
district Sibi and nearest mountains of Kohlu Barkhan’ Thursday, early in
the morning suddenly highly flash flood comes in Talli river and
destroyed the safety walls of village Talli and flood water entered in
village Talli and nearest villages including village Sultan Kot, Killi
Saveri Sabrani of union council talli, the villages are totally
destroyed especially local crops has been destroyed goats and other
animals are to be dead.
The rain fall has been continuing from July 22 to till update and major
destruction are to be continued step by step and the affected peoples
are still surviving same situations.
Village Talli Destructions
The destruction of the flood and impacts are mentioned in bellow
1-100% houses are totally destroyed.
2-20 thousand animals are dead and thousands acre of crops are
3-Road’ Transportation, drinking water facilities, communication health
and electricity facilities are to be disconnected.
4-one million stored seeds and wheat’s are to be extremely ruined in
5-All BHU’s and RHC’s are to be destroyed including male and female
primary and high school are totally destroyed the estimated figure is 2
HRC’s 2 BHU’s 2 High schools female and 1 high school of male and more
then 16 primary schools are extremely destroyed during the deadly flood.
Now three villages are surviving of the flood destructions and living in
the sky without any shelter and food, regarding to recent news 02
females are dead and hundred peoples are injured in village talli, 2
female and 4 children’s were dead in village sultan kot and many
peoples are misplaced during the flood,
District government doing some activities for saving the peoples lives
but these aren’t providing satisfaction results.
Water level is above 80000 Qusic, according to the district irrigation
and revenue departments the recent flood has broken the past flood
records which was comes in 1978 with major destructions in village Talli.
Flood Affected Peoples Requirements & Needs
Recently the major requirement and highly needs of the flood affected
peoples are mentioned in bellow
1-The providing relief to flood effected peoples are highly and urgent
demand is food.
2-Second major need is pure drinking water.
3-After the flood there are many possibilities of spreading diseases in
village talli in the first step there is urgent need of the vaccination
and other health facilities to provide the flood effected peoples for
saving their lives from diseases.
4-All houses are to be destroyed there is urgent need of the shelter and
camps in village talli areas of talli.
5-Total by guess of the disaster in PKRS
6-According to the sanitation there would be need to the water pumping
machines in village talli because village talli is like a cup and flood
water has been stored in streets and houses in village talli.
7-There is highly need to start the rehabilitation process of the
villagers in their village
LPP Team Work
the first step, we have highlighted the disaster on international level
for generating funds and providing earlier relief to flood affected
peoples of village Talli and surrounding areas of union council Talli,
we have communicated deferent institutes and government disaster
management departments but we not have any kind of satisfaction results
and early help for the flood affected peoples, in the step second we LPP
Team have started work in local communities for funds generation for and
help of the flood affected peoples and we have motivated and contacted
some major social and government institutions and local women
organization focal persons and visited door to door in deferent
communities of district Sibi, district Bolan Much and district Quetta
and collected some food and non food items and distributed in flood
affected peoples of Village Talli.
LPP Team has makes good coordination with deferent social and political
institutions and especially builds coordination communication with
district government representatives for further support and taking
positive initiatives at local level.
LPP Team was including Rubina Bugti, Aziz Baloch and four females are
participated in these activities.
LPP have generated some food and non food items and now going to
distribute in flood affected peoples of village Talli as well as we are
continued the coordination and communication with deferent political and
social organizations govt. representatives and local communities for
fund generation process for providing immediate support and relief in
village Talli of district Sibi.
By: Rubina Bugti 03368035689
Aziz Baluch general secretary LPP Baluchistan