Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Pakistan floods threaten oil crisis

Fuel shortages have been reported in Pakistan's biggest oil refinery as the threats from floods prompted its closure.

The refinery is situated in the Muzaffar-garh town in the Punjab province, where long queues are forming at the filling stations amidst fears of a potential fuel crisis.

Aljazeera's Kamal Haydar reports on the impact of the floods on families of Muzaffar-garh town.