Water shortage for Rabi crops feared

STAFF REPORT LHR: The Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has predicted below normal winter rainfall this year between January and March as a result of which Rabi crops, particularly wheat, will face water shortage in the rain-fed areas. In a latest advisory issued by the PMD, however, expected slightly above normal snowfall over the hills during the ongoing season that would last from January to March.

Issued by its Director-General Arif Mahmood, the department maintained that

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