Lahore: In the early hours of Friday morning, heavy rain and strong winds hit Lahore and several other cities in the country.
Heavy downpours everywhere flooded the roads and streets of Lahore, the provincial capital. Residents are facing huge difficulties due to rainwater entering the houses in low-lying areas.
Dozens of LESCO branch lines collapsed due to heavy rain and wind in the city, causing power outages in many places. Almost half of the cities have no electricity.
Rain was also reported from other parts of the country including Muredke, Sukheke, Chiniot, Mardan and various other cities of Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.