KARACHI: At least three persons died and four were injured as three-storey building collapsed in Liaquatabad area of Karachi on late Monday night.
As per details, a three-storey building collapsed near Peela School in Liaquatabad town.
Heavy contingent of Police and Rangers reached the spot, while the dead bodies and injured persons have been moved to Abbasi Shaheed hospital.
Rescue efforts are underway to search for people trapped under the debris. According to rescue officials, there were nine families were living in a three-story building.
Deputy Commissioner Central Fariduddin Mustafa said that heavy machinery has been reached for relief work. Meanwhile, a nearby building was evacuated.
Story first published: 18th July 2017