Karnataka surgeon Dr Govind Nandakumar's efforts to reach the Manipal hospital beating the traffic jam to perform surgery on scheduled time has won numerous hearts.
Light rain continued to fall in separate areas of the UAE on Wednesday, and fog formed in the early hours of the morning due to weak surface pressure systems, accompanied by a weak atmospheric depression in the upper layers of the atmosphere.
The lowest temperature recorded on the country on Friday was 24.4°C in Raknah area in Al Ain, at 03:45 am. The NCM also expected that the weather from Saturday to Tuesday would be clear to partly cloudy
The Centre also confirmed that it is following the situation around the clock and would continue brief the public on the latest developments, calling on the public, road users and motorists to exercise precautions when driving during rain, and to avoid nearing surface runoffs and pools of rainwater. It also appealed to members of the society to follow the bulletins and reports issued by the NCM and not to circulate rumors.
According to a report released by the NDMA, at least seven children and five women were among those who lost their lives in different rain-related incidents across the country
The emirate had braced up to address this anticipated summer deluge, by monitoring potential risks and reviewing federal response plans, to ensure the readiness of emergency crews and mechanisms, and spread awareness and safety tips.
This is due to a surface air depression in the country extending from the east to the west, accompanied by an extension of an air depression in the upper layers of the atmosphere.
Shahbaz Sharif visited flood-affected areas in Balochistan, and promised in a televised speech financial support to those who have lost their homes in the floods. The fatalities raised the overall death toll from rain-related incidents to 478...
The Omani Meteorological Department said that parts of the mountainous areas in the governorates of Al Buraimi, Al Dhahirah, Al Dakhiliyah, North and South Batinah witnessed rain of varying intensity that led to flooded valleys.
The lowest temperature of 24.9 degrees Celsius was registered on Jebel Jais in Ras Al Khaimah at 12:15 midnight, while the highest temperature of 47:4 degrees Celsius was registered in Suwaihan in Al Ain city at 2:15pm local time.