Tag Archives: Monsoon

PMD predicts more monsoon rains

Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) on Friday predicted 4th spell of monsoon rains in the country from Friday night that may produce scattered rains with thundershowers in various parts of the country including

Welcome, monsoon

Although torrential rain in the city made the weather extremely pleasant on Friday but standing water proved to be quite frustrating for citizens. Posh areas and main roads of the city presented

It is monsoon again…

The Met office on Sunday predicted the onset of monsoon over upper parts of Pakistan from Monday and Tuesday, with scattered rains and thundershowers during the next week. The Met office said

LDA gears up for the monsoon

LAHORE – The Lahore Development Authority (LDA) has approved the construction of storm-water drains and gully gratings at 21 drainage-deficient locations of the city. The project will cost Rs 151 million and will start before the start of monsoon.
The decision was taken in a meeting of the LDA governing body on Saturday. District Coordination Officer and LDA Chairman Ahad Khan Cheema chaired the meeting, which was attended by LDA Director General Abdul Jabbar Shaheen, LDA

CDGK cleaning drains for next monsoon

KARACHI – The city government will clean and de-silt seven major drains by the middle of June to prepare for the next monsoon season, Karachi Administrator Fazlur Rehman said on Wednesday.
The administrator said this while inspecting the cleaning of Manzoor Colony and Mehmoodabad nullahs. He was accompanied by EDO Municipal Services Masood Alam. On the occasion, he directed the Municipal Services Department to clean all large and small drains before the start of the next monsoon