Monsoon is one of most lovely and beautiful rainy season in all seasons. In Arabic, we say monsoon as ‘Mawsin’. You cannot say anything about the weather in monsoon, at one time if there is the sun, in the next time, there can be full heavy rain. A monsoon is a seasonal change in the direction of the prevailing, or strongest, winds of a region. Monsoon associated with heavy rainfall and it runs from June to September. During the monsoon rains in Lahore, many people enjoy and many people face the problem, here is list how Lahori enjoy the Monsoon weather and what they face during this weather:
How People Enjoy Monsoon Rains in Lahore
Lahoris is famous because of their taste buds and their food and they also famous that they are most enjoyable people in the whole Pakistan that enjoy every weather in different style with tasty food. Here is the list how Lahori Enjoy the food:
Stock up in raincoat or umbrella is the best idea to enjoy the rain. Or if you want that rain doesn’t stop your routine then raincoat and umbrella are the best options and essentials to ensure that you don’t get unnecessarily wet.
Long drives are one of the best ways to meetup with friends or spend time with your family. This will turn out to be a lot of fun and would also help to spend spare time with friends and family which we tend to miss out on during our everyday routine.
Hot tea or hot Coffee in this cold and rainy weather is the best thing one could ever drink. Popularly known in Lahore as ‘Garam Garam Chaa’ in Lahore which can beat all other drinks this season. No fruit juice and no lassi but 1 cup of hot tea is enough to make your weather better.
Pakodas & jalebi is the most desired and most taking food for rainy season in every house. On a rainy day, people specially make ‘besan pakoras’ in Home with different types of ‘chatnis’ or they bring ‘jalebiyan’ and make their weather better.
Samosay is always loved in this season. This snack is the most desired thing in rainy weather. People make special chutney eat samosa with.
Halwa Puri Breakfast
The halwa puri is just mouth watering this rainy season. Soft halwa puri with ‘Aloo bhaji’ will give you a stomach full of happiness. On a rainy day, Lahori specially goes for and do full desi breakfast and sometimes people make it at home. It doesn’t matter that make it at home or have it outside, it will add an incredible taste to food for the rainy season.
Sail paper boats in water puddles
Youth recollections are loaded with basic delights like these. Kids make the sail paper vessel and play in the water or do rain move in the downpour.
What Lahore People Face in this weather
Some people enjoy monsoon with having different types of food. The rains bring much-needed relief to farmers and politicians, who feared the effects of a late monsoon on crops like corn, sugar and rice but some people face many problems with it. Some people who live in ‘Old Lahore’ or near ‘River Ravi’, face floods or many diseases from this season. Some get serious skin infections, some get the different type of allergies like ‘dust allergens’ or ‘asthma’ which makes them sick for the long period of time.
Heavy summer monsoons can cause great damage. In Monsoon, we should always take care and alert about those people who have low quality and old constructed home or buildings. Residents of such building are used to the streets flooding with almost half a meter (1.5 feet) of water every summer. However, in monsoon the expectation of floods are stronger.
Drainage System in Lahore
In Lahore, some areas have bad drainage systems. Most of the parks, grounds and sporting venues lack any drainage system making it almost impossible for the people to use these facilities even after a little monsoon rain in Lahore. Where the monsoon brings pleasure and provides a relief from the humid conditions, it adds to the miseries of people’s lives. Areas near ‘Yatim khana’ , Churburji’ or ‘Old City’ faces extreme rainwater due to the bad drainage system. The water remains there for two to three days making it difficult for people for walking there or passing from these. If people call on ‘WASA’ or ‘DCO’, they say they are working when your area turn will come we will come but they never come or sometimes they don’t pick the call.
Because of terrible framework infrequently overwhelming precipitation causes congested road on city streets. A few people go outside to appreciate the climate, some are going home, some are going office however because of the awful framework they get all late. Ferozepur road, which is the most every now and again utilized road, get blocked in view of downpour water. Ambulances watch stuck in long lines of vehicles.
Aside from all these if rainstorm gets joy our lives then storm conveys numerous issues to individuals’ lives and we need to take think about those individuals. Those individuals who endure more than appreciate the climate, do petition God for the substantial downpour keep them protected and solid