Karachi to receive another rain spell from Thursday

Karachi is set to receive its fourth rain spell of this monsoon season from Thursday July 6th.

Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has predicted another spell of heavy rains warning urban flooding in the metropolitan city of Karachi.

According to PMD, the city is expected to receive 100-130 millimeters of rain from Thursday to Saturday this week, said PMD.

“A low pressure system from Bay of Bengal is likely to approach Sindh on the evening or night of Thursday, August 6, 2020,” read the statement issued by PMD.

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It is to be noted that National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), along with Pakistan Army and Frontier Works Organization (FWO), on directions of Prime Minister Imran Khan has been cleaning up the encroached and clogged drainage and sewage system of the city.

Garbage is being excavated from sewage and drainage systems and is being dumped at an out of city landfill site.