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Five killed as rain lashes Peshawar

Latest Update: September 3, 2015 | 229 Views
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PESHAWAR: At least five persons, including three children and a woman, were killed in roof collapse incidents after heavy rain and strong winds lashed Peshawar on early Thursday morning.

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Ten people were also injured in the rain related incidents. Strong winds uprooted several trees in the city, causing difficulties in rescue operations.

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Emergency was declared in all hospitals of Peshawar while rescue teams were busy in rescue operations in different parts of the city.