At minus 9 degrees, Balochistan is shivering

Last Updated: Fri, Jan 04, 2013 09:10 hrs

Islamabad, Jan 4 (IANS) A cold wave grips Pakistan's Balochistan province, including its capital city Quetta, where the temperature has dropped to -9 degrees Celsius, Geo News reported Friday.

According to the met department, severe cold and dry weather is prevailing in Zhob, Qalat and Quetta divisions of the south-western Pakistani province.

The current cold wave will continue in the northern areas of Balochistan, including Quetta, for some time, the met office said.

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