Karachi’s downpour claims one life, and many people are injured

One person was electrocuted and several others were injured when heavy rain with thunderstorm struck different areas of Karachi on Thursday evening, officials and Pakistan Meteorological Department said.
The intermittent rain continued in different areas of Karachi with some heavy falls till the filing of this report as inundation of various roads and low-lying areas caused massive traffic jams and left large city areas without electricity. Several flights were either cancelled or diverted to other airports due to bad weather in Karachi.
The PMD has predicted that Karachi will see 100 mm to 120mm of rain during the three-day spell. Source : CCTV Pacific Asia

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