Heat spell strikes Karachi, temperature rises to 42°C
Karachi: Karachiites faced another hot day on Tuesday, as 41 degrees centigrade maximum temperature has been reported in the port city.
The weather of the city will remain hot and dry over the next 24 hours, the meteorological department said on Tuesday.
Expecting the humidity level to increase in Karachi over the next few days, the Metrological department advised the citizens to take extra-precautionary steps by avoiding the sun during peak hours.
The emergency was declared in multiple hospitals of Karachi as the temperature increased this week. The hospital staff on leave was asked to report back to duty and cancel their leaves. These measures are taken in advance keeping the possibility of a heat-wave expected to hit Karachi.
Source: Web Desk