Possibility of torrential rains, advisory issued to concerned agencies

Source: Jang.com.pk

Heavy rains are expected in Karachi, Hyderabad, Badin and Thatta from July 1 to 5, the Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA) said in an advisory.

According to reports, there is a danger of urban flooding in Karachi and Hyderabad from July 3 to 5 due to torrential rains.

Heavy rains expected in various cities from June 30, Meteorological Department said

PDMA Sindh while issuing advisory to the concerned agencies said that the administration should be ready to deal with possible urban flooding and other threats.

The PDMA said that the presence of machines and staff for drainage should be ensured, emergency helpline should be set up to help the needy, generators and other arrangements should be made for uninterrupted power supply in the hospitals.

The PDMA has also instructed fishermen to refrain from going to sea from July 3 to 5.