KARACHI: In several rain-related incidents in different parts of the mega-metropolis city, at least seven persons including woman and children died on Friday night, Aaj News reported.
According to Rescue sources, three persons died of electrocution after rain at Buffer Zone and Machchar Colony in North Karachi, while a woman and two children were injured as the wall of their house collapsed, who were shifted to hospital. In the hospital, the woman and a child succumbed to their injuries.
Meanwhile, two more persons died of wall collapse in SITE and Gulshan-e-Murad areas here.
Moreover, heavy rainfall with strong winds was reported from I.I. Chundrigar Road, Kharadar, Meethadar, Burns Road, F. B Area. Nazimabad, North Karachi,Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Malir, Airport, Gulistan-e-Jauhar, Shah Faisal Colony, Landhi, Korangi, Gulshan-e-Maymar, DHA, Clifton and other areas.