Pakistan heatwave kills hundreds, demos over power outages

World Today

Nearly 800 people have died in the last four days as a result of a severe heat wave in Pakistan’s financial city, Karachi. As medics work to treat the ever-growing number of patients, a state of emergency has been declared in hospitals. CCTV’s Danial Khan reports.

Pakistan heat wave death toll tops 800, citizens protest over power outages

Pakistan heat wave death toll tops 800, citizens protest over power outages

Nearly 800 people have died in the last four days as a result of a severe heat wave in Pakistan's financial Karachi city. As medics battle to treat the ever-growing number of patients, a state of emergency has been declared in hospitals.