Heavy rain lashes parts of Karachi
Heavy rain lashed parts of Karachi for the third consecutive day on Tuesday, inundating low-lying areas and roads.
Gulistan-e-Jauhar, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, New Karachi, North Karachi, Surjani Town, PECHS, I I Chundrigar, Saddar, Kharadar and Malir, received rain among other areas of the port city, which has witnessed destruction since the beginning of the monsoon season.
Chief Meteorologist Sardar Sarfaraz said that, strong monsoon currents are penetrating most central and south parts of the country and are likely to continue during the next two to three days.
A westerly wave is also present over the upper parts, it added, warning that the heavy rains may generate urban flooding in Karachi and other parts of Sindh from August 16-18.
Chief Meteorologist Sardar Sarfaraz has said that there is a possibility of rains in Upper Sindh till August 19.