Rain related incidents claims four lives in Karachi

KARACHI: For the last 24 hours metropolis have been receiving heavy and periodic downpour due to which four people lost their lives.

According to police and hospital sources, four people have died in rain-related incidents in the city.

The rain also affected power supply and several areas are without electricity. Water has accumulated in the low lying areas and efforts are being made to drain the water.

The Director General of Pakistan Meteorological Department has said that intermittent rains will continue for another 24 hours.

He said that, Karachi is expected to receive good amount of rain during this monsoon season that will last till August. -Radio Pakistan