Monsoon currents likely to stay during next few days


ISLAMABAD JULY 31 (TNS): Monsoon currents have reached eastern and upper parts of country today and are likely to stay there during the next few days, the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) said.

Rain and thunderstorm (with few heavy falls) are expected at scattered places in Kashmir, Hazara, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore, Faisalabad, Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA), and Islamabad today (Monday).

Isolated places in Malakand, Peshawar, Mardan, Kohat, Sargodha and Sahiwal divisions are also expected to receive downpour in the next 24-hours.

Hot and humid weather is expected in most parts of the country, the PMD said.