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Pakistan Suffers Climate Change as Flood Threatens Lives After A Massive Rain

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Pakiztanies citizen in most coast of the country has been suffering from a magnitude flood which hit them following a hug rain, this has caused more of the community loosing there land to flood and however being a global threat of global warming.

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This year, economic and political crises have converged in the South Asian nation of more than 230 million, as food and fuel prices soared and former leader Imran Khan was forced from office.
Now its reeling with the worst floods in living memory.


Swaths of Pakistan are now underwater after experiencing the heaviest rains on record with little reprieve since mid-June. Some areas have seen five times their normal levels of monsoonal rain.

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More than 1,100 people have died and 33 million people are impacted — that’s more than the population of Texas.
Torrents of water have smashed through entire villages and farmland, razing buildings and wiping out crops. According to report from CNN, a hug portion of land has been wiped off and covered due to the flood leaving a slight dust .

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Pakistan is responsible for less than 1% of the world’s planet-warming gases, European Union data shows, yet it is the eighth most vulnerable nation to the climate crisis, according to the Global Climate Risk Index. It’s paying a hefty price, not only with lives but destroyed schools, homes and bridges.

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Officials estimate the total bill will be $10 billion. The recovery could take years, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies in Pakistan has said. And chances are any recovery will be interrupted by yet another disaster.

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