Rain turns weather pleasant in Lahore


Lahore July 3 (TNS):  A moderate to heavy rain lashed Lahore and its surrounding areas on Monday, giving the much respite to the residents, who have been sweltering in the scorching heat amidst power outages and intermittent load-shedding.

Areas including Gulshan Ravi, Shahdardah, Johor Town, Faisal Town, Airport, Cantt, and other areas received most of the showers.

According to the Pakistan Metrological Department, a weak and partly cloudy monsoon spell is penetrating different areas of Lahore.

According to the Met Office, the weather is expected to remain hot and humid in many cities, however, rain and gusty winds are expected in some parts of the country including Rawalpindi, Peshawar, Malakand, Hazara division, Kohat, FATA, Gilgit-Baltistan and Azad Jammu and Kashmir.