It's raining in Karachi and no one can handle it

Published: January 13, 2017


Karachi received its first spell of winter rain on Friday and temperatures dropped in the metropolis by three degrees Celsius during the day.

Rain-deprived Karachiites appeared to make the most of the weather as many made their way to Sea View while others thronged shops selling fried food items at Boat Basin, Hussainabad Food Street, Burnes Road and other popular food streets. Undeterred by the rain, hundreds also visited the ongoing Karachi EAT festival 2017.

However, whether it is power outages, flooded streets, congested traffic, or just the excitement — Karachi cannot handle rain. Here are some tweets which prove it:



And the Karachi mayor sprang into action

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  • Bunny Rabbit
    Jan 14, 2017 - 4:58PM

    Rains in coastal areas are a nightmare. One can never get used to it . I learnt it the hard way when I was new in Mumbai way back in early 90s . Recommend

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