KARACHI: Four of family members sustained injuries as the roof of a house situated in Karachi’s old city area of Ghanchi Para collapsed on Thursday night.
Residents of the area started rescue operation on self-help bases as rescue teams could not reach the spot due to narrow streets and illegal construction of shops and houses in the area.
Residents retrieved the injured from the rubble and shifted them to Civil Hospital. The injured were identified as Ghulam Hussain, his wife Zubaida, daughter Sadaf and son Umair. Hospital sources said that all the injured are in stable condition.