Six killed as building collapses

LAHORE: Six people were killed when an old three-storey building collapsed in Walled city area at Akbari Gate during early hours on Saturday.

According to Rescue 1122, four members of a family including Ghulam Abbas, his wife Maryam and their two children—Ali and Haider—were sleeping in a room when the building caved in suddenly.

As a result, all four family members and two others Qadeer and Manahal were buried under the debris.

Rescue 1122 recovered the bodies from the debris after hectic efforts.