DG KHAN:-At least eight students were killed and eight others were seriously injured when the roof of a seminary caved in in Dera Ghazi Khan on Tuesday. At least 25 students studying in Madrassah were buried under the debris after its roof caved in. Six students were killed and eight others were seriously injured. Four students among the injured are stated to be in precarious condition. The rescue team rushed to the scene and retrieved the deceased and injured from debris and shifted injured students to District Headquarters (DHQ) Hospital DG Khan.–Agencies

Medical treatment is being provided to the injured students in the hospital.

According to police and seminary administration construction work was underway on second floor of the building when roof of Madrassah collapsed all of a sudden.