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Two children killed, six injured in roof collapse in Peshawar

Latest Update: November 5, 2015 | 647 Views
Peshawar roof collapse

PESHAWAR: Atleast two children got killed and six sustained injuries as roof of a house caved in Peshawar’s Saifan Chowk area on Thursday morning.

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Rescue 1122 officials reached the spot and evacuated eight children trapped under the rubble. Two of them died on the spot whereas six were shifted to Lady Reading hospital where they were discharged after medical assistance.

Local people say that the incident occurred as the house was ramshackle and was hit by continuous rain a day before.