LAHORE: Heavy rains in Punjab and Azad Kashmir killed at least 14 people, including women and children.
In Lahore, six members of a family, including two women, were killed when their house’s roof collapsed in Mozang Town. In Sialkot, four people were killed in two incidents of roof collapse in Godhpur and Green Town areas. Three people were killed when a roof caved in in Kamoki of Gujranwala district. Heavy rains also lashed cities of Narowal, Kamoni, Faisalabad and Sahiwal as well as Azad Kashmir.
An emergency state has been declared across Punjab and local administration has been put on high alert for rescue services.