Update: 8 labourers die as roof of factory caves in Lahore


Lahore: At least eight labourers died and several others injured when the roof of a factory caved in here Wednesday.

According to details, the roof of a shopping bags making factory collapsed in Sundar Industrial Estate. As a result at least eight workers died and many others were injured. Rescue teams were removing the rubble of the four-storied factory building. It is feared that dozens of workers are trapped beneath the rubble.

Emergency has been declared in all hospitals as rescue workers fear rise in death toll.