Pakistan, Karachi News : Hot weather and water problem kills more then 300 people in Karachi in last few days. People also facing power shortage and water shortage problems in many area of Karachi, E Pakistan News Reported.
It took like hundreds of deaths for the sleeping administration of the metropolis of 20 million to come out of its ‘air-conditioned’ slumber and put the hospitals on alert to treat victims of heatstroke as an emergency.
“If possible, the citizens are advised not to leave homes for as long it’s hot out there,” said an expert adding, “Taking precautions is a must as it could mean the difference between life and death in the prevailing weather conditions.”
“We are afraid that by this time we don’t have a forecast of an immediate breather from the torrid high summer ruling the region supreme right now,” a meteorologist said, adding,” However the conditions will improve down the line.”
The prevailing heatwave in Karachi and other districts of southern Sindh province has killed at least 300 people, health and rescue officials said.