At least three children died and two others injured when roof of a house collapsed due to heavy rain here in Landi Kotal on Monday.

According to details, a mud and stone made dilapidated house located in Fatimi Khel area of tehsil Landi Kotal Khyber Agency suddenly came down as the area received heavy showers previous night.

Due to roof cave in three children including a girl aged between eight to 12 years were buried under debris and died on the spot while two children were injured.

The injured were rushed to Landi Kotal Hospital for treatment where according to hospital sources their condition was stable.