Torrential rains, which was recorded as high as 192 mm per hour, caused urban flooding by inundating low-lying areas and main thoroughfares in the city, trapping people inside their houses and disrupting road and railway traffic, local Samaa TV reported.
The death toll was expected to rise as roads and streets were still flooded in some parts of the city, making it impossible for rescuers to reach the victims, Anwar Kazmi from the Edhi rescue agency said.
Soldiers have been deployed to help in the search efforts after a five-storey building and two adjoining houses collapsed in the port city of Karachi on Thursday.
Former Australian batsman Dean Jones has set the internet on fire with his gesture of cleaning the ground after the match.
Chasing an easy total of 136, Kings went over the line with four balls to spare. Sharjeel Khan and Babar Azam gave them a flying start, amassing 60 runs in just five overs
Dua had been kidnapped from Karachi’s Defence Housing Authority last week by armed persons.
An air traffic controller in Pakistan on Thursday saved a plane flying from the Indian city of Jaipur to Muscat, by guiding it through air traffic during an emergency.
According to a police statement, one sub-inspector and two private security guards were martyred in the attack. Seven people, including three police officials, have been injured, the statement said.
Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan and military praised the swift response of the city's security forces, while the Karachi police released a video of one member from a provincial security unit describing the firefight.
According to police, the accused has confessed to being involved in the target killings of businessmen and political opponents. Alam used to commit murders for money and charged between Rs70,000 to Rs100,000 for the crime.