City receives light to moderate rain with strong winds


Parts of Karachi on Thursday received light to moderate rain which is expected to continue throughout the day, according to a PMD forecast.

As per details, the rain was reported in areas including Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Gulshan-e-Hadeeed, Shahrai-e-Faisal, New Karachi, Sujrani Town, North Nazimabad, Saadi Town, Safoora, Orangi Town, Federal B Area, Saddar, Kharadar, Liaquatabad, M.A Jinnah Road, II Chundrigar and others.There will be more chances of rain in the western and central areas of the city, the PDM officials said in the report.

Meanwhile, rain-wind/thunderstorm is also expected in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Islamabad, Punjab, Balochistan, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan during the next twelve hours. Isolated hailstorm may occur during the forecast period. Heavy falls are expected in north and northeastern Balochistan.