The headlines of climate disaster keep accumulating
"Scientists explain these disasters with the El Niño phenomenon which causes temporary climatic changes in Asia, America and Australia." Yeah, right.
Disastrous heatwave kills almost 700 in Pakistan
A three-day heatwave in Pakistan has killed nearly 700 people, primarily in the southern province of Sindh. A state of emergency has been declared in hospitals, while army is being deployed to help stroke centers
23 June, 2015
"The number of people who have died in the heatwave has now reached 692," Sindh province Health Secretary Saeed Mangnejo said Tuesday, adding that the number may increase. Most of those died in state hospitals of Karachi, capital of the southern province of Sind.
#PakArmy is Always There When Nation Needs it medics responds to the deadly#heatwave in #Karachi#Pakistanpic.twitter.com/6L67QwxfrY— Max Wake OFFICIAL™®© (@max_wake) June 23, 2015
The National Disaster Management Authority confirmed that it has obtained an order from the Prime Minister to take immediate measures after the death toll of the heatwave in Pakistan reached almost 700. The Pakistani Army is also deployed – it helps to organize heat stroke centers.
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