Pakistan bearing the brunt of climate crisis: PM Shehbaz

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif said on Friday that Pakistan is being severely affected due to the environmental problems and urged the world to come forward with concrete action to help the flood affected people of Pakistan.

Addressing the 77th United Nations General Assembly in New York on Friday, he said that floods have wreaked havoc in Pakistan which left 30.3 million people including women and children homeless, while killing more than 1500 people.

“Over 1 million animals have been killed while the floods swept away around 370 bridges,” he said.

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