SARGODHA: Two children were killed when a fire broke out in a house near Kirana police station on Friday. Police said Muhammad Imran, a resident of Chak 36 SB and his wife Kubra Bibi had gone to a market, leaving their three children at home. They said a fire broke in the children’s room, killing two children four-year-old Shazia and two-year-old Sufyan. The third child was also injured. Kirana police said Imran told them the fire had apparently broken out when Sufyan lit a match and his clothes caught fire. Police said they were investigating the incident.
Published in The Express Tribune, January 9th, 2016.