Rawalpindi: The district administration has decided to form a new force at the city level to cope with floods in the city. The decision was taken at a meeting chaired by DCO Rawalpindi.

The new body named “Flood Municipal Force” will operate under Assistance Commission City Qurat-ul Ain Malik and the main task includes assessment of flood threats in Nullah Leh and ways and means for its prevention and mitigation. The new force will also stop the citizens from throwing waste and garbage in nullahs.