11 dead as mosque roof collapses in Lahore


11 dead as mosque roof collapses in Lahore

LAHORE, Pakistan: The roof of a mosque collapsed in Lahore’s Droghawala area on Tuesday that left at least 11 people dead.

The incident took place when Zuhr prayers were being offered in a mosque near Daroghawala. Following the roof collapse, 30 to 40 people were trapped under the debris.

The rescue team evacuated the people from the debris; however, 11 people died.

The injured people were shifted to nearby hospitals including the Services Hospital while the dead bodies were taken to the Mayo Hospital.

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