MUZAFFARGARH - A flood affectee lost his life here on Friday while waiting to get Watan Card that were being issued to the affected people for payment of compensation.

According to detail, Watan Card distribution centre was set up at Government Elementary College Kot Addu where large number of affected people had come to get their cards. When the crowd tried to enter the college, the entrance gate and the boundary wall fell down and one of the affectees, a resident of Gujrat M Ramzan was buried under the debris and died.  More than a dozen other persons were also injured. In view of situation created on the occasion, the authorities closed the centre temporarily.