Six children killed in fire tragedy near Upper Dir


UPPER DIR, Sept. 24 (TNS): In a sad incident, at least six children were burned to dead when a fire engulfed a house in Upper Dir, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Sunday morning.

Police said that Hamesh Gul had lit a fire inside the house, situated in Babozi area of Dogg Darah village, so those inside could stay warm.

However, the fire spread and engulfed the structure, killing six children.

The deceased were aged between three to 12, police informed further.