PESHAWAR - At least five workers were burnt to death when fire broke out in a bakery shop in Dir Lower on Saturday late night.

The workers were sleeping when the fire engulfed the bakery, when it erupted after a short circuit at Khall area and engulfed the whole shop within no minute. Sources said that the workers identified as Muazzam, Muhammad Shakil, Waheed, Haqeeq and Habib Khan were asleep when all of sudden the fire broke out at 2am and engulfed the Kashmir Bakery.

All the workers, who died on the spot in the mishap stated to be residents of Bagh in Azad Kashmir.