Rain related incidents: (Nine dead, 14 injured in rain-related incidents in Mansehra, D.G. Khan


MANSEHRA/ ISLAMABAD: At least nine persons were killed while 14 others sustained severe wounds in separate rain-related incidents in Mansehra and Dera Ghazi Khan on Sunday.

According to various reports, rain in various parts of the country on one side has turned weather pleasant and cold and on the other side it has claimed life of as many as nine people.

In Mansehra, one person was killed in land sliding incident while 14 others got severe injuries. The affectees were at once taken to the hospital for medical assistance.

Separately in Dera Ghazi Khan’s suburb area Pagan, lightning left at least two people dead and one injured. Meanwhile, one youth died in Loralai’s area of B and R Colony while two laborers died in Daki as lightning struck upon a coalmine.

On the other hand, lightning fell on a house in Waam Tangi area of Harnaai, near Sibbi, and killed three kids on the spot while critically injuring other three.