Pakistan’s Karachi residents left thirsty amid water shortages

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  • South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Pakistan’s Karachi residents left thirsty amid water shortages” – below is their description.

    Residents in Karachi, Pakistan have been facing severe water shortages due to chronic droughts, a growing population and mismanagement of water supplies. While there is talk of a water supply project, the plan has been in discussion for more than a decade with few signs of progress.

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