At least 13 killed in rain-related incidents in Punjab, Ok-P

At least 13 individuals misplaced their lives whereas a number of others have been injured in heavy rains and snowfall in varied components of the nation, experiences urged on Saturday.

The roof of a home collapsed attributable to snowfall within the Menadug village of Sheringal Dogdara space of Upper Dir, killing a mom and 4 of her youngsters, Express News reported.

A dozen others have been reported to be injured in comparable incidents in different components of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa through the previous 24 hours .

According to a report issued by Provincial Disaster Management Authority in Peshawar, eight homes have been partly broken within the incidents.

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It stated that aid items have been being distributed among the many affected households in Charsadda and Upper Dir. The district administration and aid departments are engaged in efforts to take away snow from the roads.

Moreover, the entry of autos in Galiyat has been banned by the administration.

In Gujranwala, the roof of a home located on Hafizabad Road collapsed attributable to rain, killing two youngsters and injuring a toddler and his father have been injured within the accident.

The deceased included five-year-old Asma and eight-year-old Iqra, whereas the injured, three-year-old Ismatullah, is said to be in a essential situation.

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In Kasur, 4 individuals have been killed and 10 others have been injured when the roofs of their homes collapsed attributable to rain. In one incident, eight buffaloes have been buried below the rubble of the roof of the home.

In Hildarke Pemar village near Kot Radha Kishan, the roof of a home collapsed, killing a person and his son. The deceased have been recognized as 75-year-old Barkat and 45-year-old Yaqub.

The nation met with a calamity on Friday as no less than 22 vacationers stranded of their autos succumbed to the acute climate throughout a snowstorm in Murree.

Prime Minister Imran Khan ordered an inquiry into the incident and stated he was “putting in place strong regulation to ensure prevention of such tragedies” from occurring in future.

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