Karachi: Casualties feared as building collapses

Karachi: Casualties feared as building collapses

Karachi (Web Desk): Dozens of people are feared to be trapped as a part of a residential building collapsed on Friday in Karachi’s Mauripur area.

According to the details, a rescue team reached the spot immediately and rescued many who were being trapped under the debris.

Authorities could not ascertained the reason behind the collapse of the building yet.

In January, same type of incident happened when at least six labourers were feared dead as roof of an under-construction market building in Gujranwala caved in.

The sources said, the building was under construction when its roof collapsed trapping all the labourers under the rubble in the city’s Model Town area. The reason of the incident could not immediately be ascertained.

However, rescue workers reached to the scene and started efforts to pull out the labourers from the debris.

This is a developing story and will be updated accordingly.