Northern Areas of Pakistan and climatic change effects

Senior Scientific Officer Jehangir,of PCSIR Peshawar during his interview for NBS Radio Pakistan said that during the last decade Pakistan saw a long period of drought and later on heavy devastating rains which caused a heavy damage to the infrastructure of the country and its agriculture sector.Houses were destroyed and field were washed.All these are due to climatic change.He further said that the C.C. has effected fruits and vegetables, in size,nutrition values etc,which in turn is causing the economic loss to the natives of the areas.

Please listen the interview on the given link;

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About Rashid Ahmad

Rashid Ahmad is a radio journalist and is attached with radio since 1988,holds master degree in chemistry and M.Phil. degree in environmental sciences.He has been reporting for science and environment with special focus on Global warming and climatic change. He has authored four books,three in Pushtu,and one in Urdu. He also worked with China Radio International Beijing,and wrote a travelogue account of his stay and visits in China intitled "Parion Ke Des Main".He also carried out his research work on Environmental .

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