Three killed, nine injured in rain-related incidents


Islamabad June 21 (TNS): At least three people were killed and nine others injured in rain-related incidents in different areas of Lahore on Wednesday.

In the first incident, a house caved-in in the Raiwand area of Lahore, which resulted in the death of three close relatives, who were identified as Hanif, Saleem, and Nadeem Masih.

Yet in another incident, at least nine people were injured in Green Town area when a house collapsed. The injured were shifted to a hospital where the condition of Murtaza was stated to be critical. The pre-monsoon rain has lashed most parts of northern Punjab including Lahore, Multan, Gujranwala, Rawalpindi, Gujjar Khan and Islamabad, Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Malakand and Hazara divisions and Gilgit-Baltistan.