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Heatwave kills eight during Lal Shahbaz Qalandar’s urs

Latest Update: June 6, 2015 | 721 Views

SEHWAN SHARIF: At least ten people died from heat during the 763rd urs celebrations of Hazrat Lal Shahbaz Qalandar on Saturday.

Thousands of devotees from across the country are pouring into the small town of Sehwan to pay homage to the sufi saint.

Devotes have to brace a severe heat wave as temperature in Sehwan has been recorded at 44 degrees.

Additional police has been deployed to ensure that no untoward incident takes place during the urs celebrations.

Heatwave kills eight during Lal Shahbaz… by newsonepk