Flooding fears for Pakistani-Montrealers
Fifteen hundred people have died and close to one million have lost their homes in floods in northwest Pakistan. Montrealers with relatives there are worried. Daybreak spoke to Usman Zay, a travel agent in Parc-Extension who caters to the Pakistani community, and to Shareq Mahmood Qureshi, who has family living in the affected region.
photo: A Pakistani woman carries a small bicycle Monday outside her home, which is submerged in heavy flood waters in the Punjab province of Pakistan. (Shiekh Saleem Raza/Associated Press)