ISLAMABAD: A labourer died while another was injured when the roof of a Rawalpindi house they were working in collapsed on Friday morning. The incident took place in Morgah area of Rawalpindi while Zahid and Isthiaq were working in the house. After the collapse, three Rescue 1122 vehicles rushed to the spot to pull out the survivors. Zahid died while Ishtiaq suffered injuries. The injured man and the body were shifted to District Headquarters Hospital. The families of the two men later told the police that they did not want to lodge complaints as the incident was accidental.
Published in The Express Tribune, February 4th, 2017.