President Almazbek Atambayev expressed condolences to president of Afghanistan Ashraf Ghani over the mass deaths of citizens as a result of avalanches in the north-east of the country.
"On behalf of the Kyrgyz people and myself, I extend sincere condolences to relatives of victims and wish speedy recovery to those injured in disaster," said in a telegram.
Avalanches hit on February 25 four provinces in the northeastern Afghanistan. The province of Panjshir was majorly destroyed with 187 casualties, nearly 100 homes were affected.
The death toll, according to various estimates, has already reached more than 230 and over 100 people were injured.
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