Rainfall season hits parts of Pakistan

QUETTA: Several areas of Balochistan and Punjab have received the first spell of winter rainfall .


The weather has turned cloudy and chilly. Winter rains are expected to bring relief in the areas where toxic smog has persisted.

Earlier, Lahore was engulfed in dense smog, due to poor visibility the motorway was closed for traffic. The situation has lead to a lot of highway accidents, this hazy air has made breathing difficult.

The dense smog is likely to subside in other areas of the province because of the rain fall.

According to Meteorological office, thunderstorms and chances of heavy rainfall is expected in Quetta, KPK, FATA, Islamabad, Kalat, and various areas of Punjab, with a chance of snowfall on the mountains.