PESHAWAR APR 26: At least eight children were injured when the roof of a mosque collapsed in Hayatabad area of Peshawar due to heavy rain and hailstorm, here on Friday.
According to sources, the roof of a mosque in Hayatabad area of Peshawar collapsed due to heavy rain and hailstorm in Peshawar. Eight children were injured in the incident, who were rushed to Hayatabad Medical complex.
It is feared that several others are still trapped under the rubble, most of them being young children, who’re said to be the students of a Madrassa. “They were reciting Holy Quran when the roof came down with a bang,” told local residents of the area.