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Five killed as rain lashes Peshawar

Latest Update: September 3, 2015 | 147 Views
Peshawar-Rain

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.

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

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