ISLAMABAD- The weather took a pleasant turn today after monsoon showers occurred in different cities of Punjab and in the northern regions of the country.

The intermittent rain spell, which started late on Monday, will continue till Thursday, according to Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD).

The PMD stated that Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Lahore, Faisalabad, Sialkot and other cities of Punjab enjoyed rain and thunderstorms, with a maximum downpour of 67 mm in the Mandi Bahauddin town. It added that isolated parts of KPK and Kashmir also received rain.

Karachi faced drizzling with cool gusty winds. The PMD forecasted monsoon showers in upper parts of Sindh during the next 24 hours.