Two teenage brothers killed as their house roof collapsed in Lahore


Lahore, Jan. 6 (TNS): At least two teenage brothers were killed as roof of their house collapsed in Lahore, officials say on Saturday.

According to Rescue 1122 officials, rescue services have recovered bodies of two teenage brothers from debris.

A 15-year-old and a 12-year old and their parents were trapped after their worn-out two-storey house, located near the Wazir Khan mosque, collapsed.

Parents of the teenagers are still trapped and efforts are under way to rescue them, rescue officials said.

Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif, while taking notice of the incident, directed authorities to submit a report into the matter.