Four killed in Orangi roof collapse


A woman along with three children were dead when the roof of a house in Orangi Town collapsed following heavy rains in the city.

Reports quoting rescue sources said the incident occurred in Karachi’s Qasba MPR Colony where a roof of a house collapsed, last night and, four people including three children were crushed to death.

SSP Aziz while speaking with media reporters said the rainwater had accumulated in the neighborhood last night and entered the family’s house.

The owner of the house, Rasool Saeed, and the other family members were not in the house when the ill-fated incident occurred.

The deceased, Naseeb Hawa Khatoon, and her children were sleeping inside when the roof collapsed in the wee hours of Thursday.



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