Lahore- Fire broke out at Urdu Bazaar in Lahore on Monday evening.

Ten people were killed in the incident. The Rescue 1122 is busy in extinguishing the fire. The cause of fire is said to be electrical short circuiting. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has expressed grief and sorrow over the loss of precious lives in the incident.

He extended condolences to the families of those who lost their loved ones and directed the provincial government to beef up rescue and relief efforts.