Thar people going home after rains

Pangrio, Sindh: People of Thar deseet area, who have migrated to irrigated barrage area after prolonged drought have started returning back to their native villages after the Thar area get showers.

Every years thousands of people migrate to the barrage areas of Sindh province when they face shortage of water in their desert villages in drought season; however, when the Thar gets rains these people return back and start rearing their livestock.

The majority of Thar people depend on livestock sector. They also work as farm labors in the barrage area lands during the dry season. However, when it rains they immediately return to their native villages on sand mounds.