Karachi: At least two people were electrocuted to death as fourth spell of monsoon rains inundated low-lying areas in Karachi today (Friday).
According to details, Shahrah-e-Faisal, Malir, Nipa Chowrangi and Gulshan-e-Maymar have been flooded with rainwater while two people were killed in Gulistan-e-Johar and Mewa Shah Qabristan in separate incidents.
Sindh government spokesman Barrister Murtaza Wahab, provincial minister for Forests and Wildlife, Syed Nasir Hussain Shah and Sindh Education Minister Saeed Ghani have also paid a visit to affected areas and directed to drain water as soon as possible.
At the same time, heavy rains also caused power outages in Sardar, Mariel, Colony, North Nazimabad, Liaquatabad and Federal District B.
On the other hand, the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) predicts that the spell will last until Saturday.