The chief minister while presiding over a meeting over the post rainfall situation of Karachi directed the officials to point out the places where smooth flow of rainwater was difficult. "Bulldoze any structure if it comes in the way of smooth flow of water."
The basements of various markets including Zainab and others also remain inundated.
Weather in Lahore and its adjoining areas turned pleasant after heavy monsoon rain lashed the provincial capital of Punjab.
Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah here on Tuesday claimed that rainwater had been drained out from most areas in the metropolis Karachi.
He directed for the timely measures to drain out rainwater from inundated areas and roads in the cities.
He has ordered the concerned departments to be on their toes owing rain in the parts of the province.
LAHORE: The Supreme Court on Sunday summoned details of the funds spent on the construction of the New Islamabad International Airport. Headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar a two-judge was hearing a suo motu case pertaining to rainwater flooding the newly constructed Islamabad airport at the apex court's Lahore registry. He directed the authorities concerned to furnish CCTV footage of the airport awash with rainwater on next hearing. He also summoned the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) managing director…
ISLAMABAD: Heavy downpours in the Capital city has exposed the drainage system at the Islamabad International Airport where accumulated rainwater in the cargo area as well as runway affected flight operations. A video has emerged showing runway and cargo area inundated with rain water, thus affecting in-bound and outbound flights at the airport. The rainwater is reportedly accumulated at the airport for more than 36 hours and its lack of drainage also exposes the poor system to tackle rain-related emergencies. See…