SHEIKHUPURA - Four persons including a woman, her son and a woman and her daughter died in two roof collapse incidents occurred separately here on Friday.

According to detail, two family members died while another sustained critical injuries in roof collapse incident occurred in village Bhudro Minara in early hours of Friday. As per reports, Asifa Bibi, her son Ali Hassan and spouse Ilyas were asleep in their mud-made house. In the meantime the roof of the house collapsed, burying all of them the debris. Local neighbours rushed to the spot following a big bang and pulled them out of the rubble. However Asifa Bibi and her son identified as Ali Hassan died while her spouse Ilyas sustained fatal injuries and was rushed to DHQ Hospital.

According to the eye-witnesses, the family had already been warned about the deteriorated condition of the house but they did not care. The Saddr Police are looking into the mater.