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Heavy rain with thunder and lightning turn Karachi weather chilly

Heavy rain with thunder and lightning inKarachi turning the weather chilly and plunging large swathes of the metropolis into darkness.

Areas that received heavy rainfall included Gulistan-e-Johar, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Saddar, Malir Cantt, Defence, Clifton, as well as neighbourhoods in the vicinity of the Karachi airport and near Shahrah-e-Faisal and I.I. Chundrigar Road.

Power outages hit Gulistan-e-Johar, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Model Colony, Saddar, North Karachi, Orangi Town, Defence, Garden, and other areas overnight.

Electricity was restored to most of the city by Monday morning, with K-Electric confirming power supply restoration in areas of Tariq Road, Numaish, Passport Office, FB area, Gulshan Chowrangi, Lucky Star and Mohammad Ali Society.

The unusual winter showers came as a pleasant surprise for the Karachiites, as the night sky was lit up with lightning flashes.

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