MARDAN/Faisalabad - Eight more people killed in rain-related incidents on Sunday.

Four people including two minors and a woman were killed and five women sustained injuries when roof of a house collapsed at Bako Dhari in the limits of Par Hoti police station in Mardan, police and local sources said.

Relatives have gathered to offer Fateha Khawani for the mother of Zahir Shah who passed away the other day when the roof of his house caved in, killing four-year-old Hamza, five-year-old Yaseen, 30-year old Sultana Bibi and 50-year-old Lal Faroosh while 41-year-old Bakhat Nasiba Bibi, Johara Bibi, Mir Rahmana Bibi, Husana Bibi and Alimat Bibi got injured. The injured were shifted to a hospital where their condition is stated to be stable.

Four members of a family died when roof of their house collapsed due to rain in the area of Lundianwala police station in Faisalabad district early on Sunday.

According to Rescue 1122, the incident took place in Chak No 563-GB where roof of the house owned by Abdul Ghafoor collapsed due to rains.

As a result, Shakeela daughter of Abdul Ghafoor, his daughter-in-law Shabana and her two daughters Ayesha (2) and Muqaddas (4) were buried alive under the debris.

On receiving information, Rescue 1122 team rushed to the spot and pulled the victims out of debris.

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