It appears to be that the escalating Karachi winter has gotten to previous Pakistan cricket captain Wasim Akram.
Akram, sharing an Instagram post on Wednesday, said that he had “never” considered wearing a jumper in Karachi previously, yet today morning it was crisp.
“Before you all give your Gayaan about it’s truly cold up north and in Punjab, recall for Karachiites it resembles living in Antarctica,” he stated, clarifying that winters in the city are seldom ever really cold.
The previous quick bowler, speaking further about the climate, said that he had “never seen such countless thick coats” in Karachi.
On January 1, the residents battled to keep themselves warm as the temperature dropped to 5.6°C, breaking a 10-year record for the least temperature in the city.
As per subtleties from the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD), the least temperature in the city was recorded in the year 2014 when the temperature tumbled to 6.5°C.