Hailstorm wreaks havoc in higher reaches of Mahore

The higher reaches of sub-division Mahore received heavy hailstorm on Tuesday afternoon, wreaking havoc.

Reports said that the hailstorm damaged maize crop and fruit trees.

“The hailstorm started in the afternoon and continued for around half an hour. It damaged the crop and fruit trees,” Zaffar ud Din, a resident of Sukka, said.

As per reports, the hailstorm was recorded in Balmatkote, Sukka, Thrella, Manjikote, Bagodass, Dandakote, Bagankote, Dewal, Nihoch, Gulabgarh and Baransal.

The local populace appealed to the administration to send a team in area and sanction compensation.