KARACHI: A car drowned in the Malir river at Karachi Highway Link Road was found on Thursday, while the rescue operation is going on to search for five to six people in the car.
As per details, the Edhi team has recovered the car that sank into the river at Kathor in Karachi, but the family in the car is still missing. There is a situation of flash flood in the Malir river due to the consistent heavy rain in the city.
The tragic incident took place as the car was submerged in the flash flood late at night, in which about six members of the same family were on board. The family was going from Karachi to Hyderabad.
According to the rescue officials, the victim family’s relatives have been contacted in Hyderabad.
Furthermore, the provincial government has announced the closure of educational institutions on Thursday due to heavy monsoon rains across Sindh. All the papers held today under Board of Intermediate Education (BIE) Karachi have been postponed.
In this regard, the Sindh Education Minister Sardar Shah said that all private and public educational institutions will remain closed.