Day: August 12, 2020

FEATURE-Monsoon floods insist blockages in Karachi’s drains – and politics – Reuters

FEATURE-Monsoon floods insist blockages in Karachi’s drains – and politics – Reuters

KARACHI, Aug 12 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Craftsman Mohammad Zakir, 35, who lives in a low-lying area of Karachi’s Orangi Town, does not recall the authorities ever cleaning out the stormwater drain serving his neighbourhood. Thorani Goth in West District was flooded during the fourth bout of monsoon rain this season from Aug. 6-8. During…

Read More