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Lahore: Roof fall in Old City area kills 1, injures 9

LAHORE: A man was killed while nine others were wounded when the roof of a two-storey dilapidated house inside Mochi Gate area of Old City fell here.

The wounded were shifted to Mayo Hospital while rescue operation continues to dig out one yet another person from under the debris. The rescue team is facing hardships because of narrow streets.

The dead and the injured are members of the same family.

Ten people including four women were shifted to the hospital where 36-year-old Asim Raza succumbed to injuries.

Meanwhile the authorities have got two buildings next to the house the roof of which had fallen to avoid any untowardly incident.