Heat wave in Karachi

Emergency declared in KMC Hospitals owing to an expected Heat wave in Karachi

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Emergency declared in KMC Hospitals

Karachi: The Sindh government and Karachi Municipal Corporation (KMC) on Monday has issued heat wave alerts to all the concerned departments and emergency services.

In order to address any untoward situation in the metropolis, all the 13 health facilities under KMC management were put on high alert.

The Met office informed that during 1 – 3 May 2019, a heat wave is likely to grip the Karachi city. During the heat wave, the day maximum temperature would range in 40-42 C.

The PMD also requested the authorities to take all the precautionary measures to avoid heat wave.

On the other hand, all the necessary arrangements in this regard have been made by the provincial government as well. While talking to media persons, Sindh Minister Murtaza Wahab has stated that at least 24 ambulances have been serving in the city to meet any calamity in the city.

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