PESHAWAR: As many as sixteen people died and more than fifty others are injured in rain related incidents in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA.

 According to details, seven labourers died when a mine caved in in Orakzai Agency. Forty five labourers were trapped in the mine. Operation to recover the trapped labourers is underway.

 However, rain is disrupting relief operation. Nine people including children and women died when roofs of houses collapsed in Khyber and Mohmand Agencies, Mardan and Tank districts.

 Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA) said eighteen houses have been damaged due to rain and flood.  It said that two people have been killed in Bannu, on each in Tank and Malakand and twenty one people have been injured across the province.

  As many as three people were killed when roof of their house caved in due to rain in Gujar Khan on Sunday. Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has expressed grief and sorrow over the loss of precious lives.