Strong dust storms continue to blow in various cities of Sindh including Thatta, Badin and Umerkot before the storm. Residents of coastal areas in Thatta are in a state of panic due to strong winds before the storm.
Citizens of Badin were also confined to their homes. Fishermen who went to sea for hunting also returned. Steps to relocate fishermen to safer places have not yet begun.
A red alert has been issued in view of the storm in Umerkot. In view of the situation, the leave of the concerned officials was also canceled