Mahnoor Sherazee in The Express Tribune:
The battering began around 2pm and was laced with claps of thunder that are otherwise rarely experienced in Karachi. By the end of the afternoon, Saddar recorded the most downpour of 40mm and at least nine people were electrocuted to death, including five of one family. From Clifton to Gulistan-e-Jauhar thousands of people got stuck on the roads and there were reports that people were robbed at gunpoint in the traffic jams.
Out and about in the Karachi rains on September 10, 2011.
More than 40mm of rain fell in Karachi over two hours on September 10, 2011, leaving the entire city flooded.