The latest spell of monsoon rain began on Saturday; after break on same night and next day it resumed on yesterday’s noon and since then it continues without any break.
Owing to non-stop rain since last night, all public and private schools of Karachi have been kept closed today.
The ongoing rain has turned most parts of the city into pools and people faced great difficulties to travel and reach offices and other places.
Most of the roads are inundated that’s why very thin traffic can be seen on the roads while people are stuck on stops.
Many casualties have been also reported from various areas of the city while long power breaks have been also reported from different parts of the metropolis.
After Private Schools Management Association’s announcement, the Sindh Education Department also announced to keep all educational institutes closed today.
Most of the people could not reach offices this day and a very thin attendance was reported in private and government offices today.
No part of the city is safe from the rain and ongoing rain has inundated many lower areas in water and people are facing great difficulties to continue their every day’s routine.
The Meteorological Department has predicted that this ongoing rain will continue to pour during next 24 hours.
The heaviest rain, 118 millimeter, was recorded at Shahra-e-Faisal in Karachi.