Current monsoon spell to last until Thursday: PMD

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The Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) in its latest alert on Monday has said that the current spell of monsoon rains to continue until Thursday in Karachi.

As per details, the Pakistan Metrological Department (PMD) forecast the first spell of monsoon rains to continue until Thursday in Karachi, Hyderabad, Thatta and Badin.

The administration has been advised to take necessary steps to avoid urban flooding in the aforesaid areas.

Hyderabad, Thatta, Sanghar, Dighri, Sujawal, Mirpur Bathoro, Tando Muhammad Khan and Tharparkar also received rain with heavy falls at some places.

The rainfall submerged low-lying areas while causing power outages at several places after the power feeders tripped.

In Karachi several areas suffered power outages after the rainfall as over 600 electricity feeders tripped. Power utility K-Electric, however claimed prompt restoration of electricity in the affected areas.

 

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