16 Killed As Rainstorm Lashes Peshawar Leaving More Than 80 Injured

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PESHAWAR: At least 16 killed due to heavy rain accompanied by strong wind storms.

Heavy rainfall in Peshawar causes mass destruction
Heavy rainfall in Peshawar causes mass destruction


Heavy rain along with wind storms cause destruction in Peshawar killing at least 16 people and injuring more than 80 others. “At least seven children were injured when the roof of a seminary in Akhunabad collapsed, and we shifted them to Lady Reading Hospital (LRH),” Rescue 1122 confirmed.

The rainstorm caused considerable traffic jams as roads got flooded with within an hour. Because of strong winds caused trees were also uprooted, adding to the calamity.