Sialkot- A roof collapse due to heavy rain resulted in death of five children and a woman.

The roof of a house in Gujjarpura village collapsed due to heavy rain killing five children and a woman. Those dead include five children of age 6 months to 10 years of same family.

The accident occurred when the roof of Wali Mohammad’s house collapsed as result of heavy rain.

The accident buried the whole family under the wreckage. Eye witnesses say the late arrival of rescue teams caused the deaths of the children. Wali Mohammed and his daughter survived and were taken to Allama Iqbal Hospital.