Karachi grasshoppers
Credit: ProPakistani

Karachi is currently under the attack of Locusts and various part of the city is swarmed with the insect right now.

Just last month Karachi was infested by flies and they were everywhere in the city whether you are indoor or outdoor.

This is the third time in the past two months that we experience such a terrible infestation of insects that have covered the sky of the city.

Many crowded areas such as Defence, Shahra-e-Faisal, Malir, and even Bhahdurabad is currently under attack and residents are sharing videos on their social media.


Even celebrities like Sunita Marshall has shared a video on her Instagram just moments ago.

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Dragonflies migrating I guess 😮

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People are actually worried about the millions of insects flying over their heads. Initially, they were seen in the Malir agricultural area only.

The reason for this locust invasion is the rise in temperature in Interior Sindh and the change of wind direction. These insects are known to be extremely deadly for the crops and destroy the fields and fields of it in just a matter of mins.


One of our readers also contributed the latest happening from the area Malir-Shah Faisal mentioning that these insects have almost destroyed the agricultural corps in the area.

Credits: Malik Usman (Muaz)

The following video is from Baloch Colony.

Credits: Sherry Syed

We don’t know if any measurements are taken by the government to tackle the infestation of these insects. But we will urge the public to stay indoors and keep all the edible covered. If you have any videos and pictures, do share it with us.

This is a developing story and we will keep you updated just stay tuned to Brandsynario.