Karachi Rain: On Wednesday, Karachi saw severe flooding and power outages due to heavy rain. According to sources, the majority of the city had heavy rain, and strong winds contributed to the city’s excellent weather.
However, Karachi’s heavy rain has led to significant road flooding and made commuting difficult.
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The city’s winds were measured at 81 km/h by the Met Office, and the area around Jinnah International Airport had 21.4 mm of rain in an hour.
The heavy rain also reportedly caused power outages throughout the city, particularly in Azizabad, Surjani Town, Nazimabad, Liaquatabad, North Karachi, Orangi Town, and Korangi.
Additionally, the walls of several shops collapsed as a result of the intense rain and high winds. There have been no reported casualties, though.