ISLAMABAD, Jun 11, 2007 (Xinhua via
COMTEX) -- Scorching heat killed another 63 people on Saturday in Pakistan
as the country remained in the grip of severe heatwave with mercury level
touching record heights in a number of cities, newspapers said Monday.
In Lahore, the capital of east province
Punjab, the maximum temperature remained at the record highest level, 48
degrees Celsius, on the second consecutive day on Sunday, according to
The Nation newspaper.
Sibbi, a district in southwest province
Baluchistan, remained the hottest place in the country where maximum temperature