May 23, 2018

Pakistan Heat Wave Kills at Least 65, Welfare Group Says

Karachi, Karachi City, Sindh
Weather Underground via AP

At least 65 people died amid blistering temperatures and widespread power outages in Karachi, Pakistan, a welfare organization said Tuesday.


Climate change in recent years has caused heat waves in Karachi, the capital of Sindh province, where 1,233 people died from the heat in 2015