Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Heavy Rain Lashes Karachi

Waleed Tariq / youthjournalism.org

Waleed Tariq
Senior Reporter

KARACHI, Pakistan -- Floods triggered by monsoon rains crippled Karachi, Pakistan’s biggest city and the nation's commercial capital.

The stock exchange, businesses, schools and most banks remain closed Tuesday as rains are forecast until Wednesday.

In the photo above, commuters cross a flooded street during a heavy monsoon.

2 comments:

peace03 said...

I see what my cousins in Karachi were talking about! Thanks for the story and pic!

Waleed Tariq said...

Thankyou :)