By Agencies | Syed Ali Shah
KARACHI: Cyclone Nilofar in the Arabian Sea has intensified into a 'very severe' tropical cyclone, said the Pakistan Meteorological Department.
Section 144, which prohibits bathing in the sea, has been imposed in the coastal areas including Karachi and Badin.
Speaking to the media, Chief Meteorologist Tauseef Alam said the cyclone is currently 1,100 kilometers away from Karachi.
He said the cyclone will start moving towards the north-west and then north-east during the next 12 hours.