When There Is Rain In Karachi, There Is Rain On Twitter
Karachi is Pakistan’s biggest city having largest numbers of Twitter users from Pakistan. Mostly the topic which trends in Karachi becomes part of Pakistani trends on Twitter.
Unlike Punjab and other parts of the country, Karachi doesn’t see rain many times in a year. But when there is rain in Karachi, there is actually rain on Twitter. Pakistani tweeters share their love, hate, news, photos of rain.
Lets have a look on some of them.
Rain & Fun + Love/Hate Tweets
And the Amount of shirtless uncle increases immensely during the rain!!!
— Arooba Qamar Khan (@AroobyDoobyDoo) August 3, 2013
So who cried in the rain since nobody could see your tears ,this might be good opportunity to gain some sympathy hugs, RT please
— HTL (@Vamos_Rafa87) August 3, 2013
Save a boyfriend for a rainy day – and another, in case it doesn’t rain.
— ہری مرچیں (@HariMirchein) August 3, 2013
PEOPLE WHO HATE RAIN <<<<
— Umama Mirza. (@UmmoTummo) August 3, 2013
People are still tweeting anti-rain tweets to score RTs. *Slow-clap*
— Shméagol (@Shumyl) August 3, 2013
Hahaha. Halaat achay nahi. Tv, table sab hatani pari. Itni barish. <3
— فاطمه (@GolaaGanda) August 3, 2013
Thank you rain. Meri gaariyan saaf hogayeen bahar se aur Ander se -_- bitch
— aura, dil aur Adil (@aurAdil) August 3, 2013
Instagram is flooded with rain pictures. hehe.
— Maut Ka Farishta (@Ezraile) August 3, 2013
Barish k baad 2 tarah k log milte hain. 1. Khush ho ker shuker ada kerne walay 2. Apni shakal jese keeray nikaalne walay, jo khush nai hote
— Ahsan | احسن (@aey) August 3, 2013
Guys, I’ve reached a conclusion. Pakistani awaam doesn’t deserve rain. Not the one on twitter, at least.
— Qirat Hamed (@QiratHamed) August 3, 2013
Karachi vs Rest of Pakistan
The way Karachites get excited over rain, is actually very funny! 😀
— Raafay. (@GolGappaa) August 3, 2013
My TL ATM : awaam-e-Islamabad is confused whether to laugh or to get terrified. Karachittes are happy because RAIN. NO Lahore update
— Horror Gulla (@NectarGulla) August 3, 2013
Confused: Wish Karachiites for a good day of rain or bash them over it…
— Naveed Ahmad Khan (@NavidAhmadKhan) August 3, 2013
We have much more pressing issues on hand, such as the rain in Karachi and Karachiites inability to take pictures of it.
— Mango (@ManhattanMango) August 3, 2013
Rain & Loadshedding
Barish honey pe light jani zaroori hai kia????
— Minions!!! (@KissaSyeda) August 3, 2013
News Updates & Tips
TV channels should realize that there is rain in parts of Pakistan other than Karachi as well
— omar r quraishi (@omar_quraishi) August 3, 2013
About Author: Ahsan — Urdu Localization Moderator at Twitter, Global Voices Urdu and WhatsApp Urdu Translator, Works in a Social Media agency. Love for photography, rain and Twitter. He tweets as @aey.