Nasir Hussain Shah reacts to Wasim Akram’s tweet on Karachi urban flooding
Wasim Akram had expressed disappointment over the situation in Karachi following a spell of rain in the city. He further stated that it was a problem that needed to be addressed immediately.
"Seeing the footage of Karachi underwater and my heart goes out to all affected. I can’t say I’m not surprised that this has happened yet again. A wake up call? No it’s a problem that needs to be addressed period! We need to fix our beautiful city," Akram tweeted.
— Wasim Akram (@wasimakramlive) July 26, 2020
Responding to his tweet, Shah slammed Akram and invited him to visit Karachi and inspect streets to see how water has been drained from all roads.
He added that if Akram had tweeted on the Karachi rain situation on hearsay, then ‘he has disappointed millions of people in Sindh’.
"I invite my neighbor Wasim Akram 2 come wid me now n inspect streets of Khi n c how water has been drained 4m all roads.I’m sure tht if u r sincere then u’ll defntly go n if u’ve tweeted on hearsay then thr is no one more irspnsbl than u bcz u’ve disapntd millions of ppl in Sindh," he tweeted.
— Syed Nasir Hussain Shah (@SyedNasirHShah) July 26, 2020
Following the spell of heavy rain in Karachi, several video clips went viral on social media showing the city flooded with rainwater and overflowing gutters.