War on terror responsible for climate change: Chaudhry
Former Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) director general (DG) Qamaruz Zaman Chaudhry on Thursday said climate change was on the rise due to war on terror.
Talking to a private news channel, Chaudhry said that announcing national climate change policy was an achievement of previous government which would help cope with the issue of global warming faced by Pakistan.
The former DG, who also holds the position of vice president of the World Metrological Organisation (WMO), said climate change was taking place after war on terror rapidly. He said that due to excessive usage of heavy weapons in war on terror, the climate of South Asian region is changing notably.
He said that disaster frequency and intensity was also increasing day by day and the government had established Ministry of Climate Change to cope several issues regarding weather and climate change in the country.
Un des vice-présidents de l’Organisation météorologique mondiale, une création onusienne, qui affirme le plus sérieusement du monde que la guerre contre le terrorisme est responsable du réchauffement de la planète. Le genre de chose qui risque d’être crue uniquement au Québec (car ici les gens gobent systématiquement tout ce qu’on leur dit à propos du réchauffement.