Fire kills six children of same family in Lahore

08:49 AM | 17 May, 2015
Fire kills six children of same family in Lahore
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LAHORE (Web Desk/Agencies) - A deadly fire claimed the lives of six members of same a family, all of them minors, were burnt to death in an apartment here late on Saturday night, officials said.

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According to initial details, a short-circuit caused a fire to erupt in a multi-storeyed residential building in Shadbagh, Sher Shah Road, house. The blaze then engulfed the room in which the six children were sleeping.

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The siblings included three boys and three girls namely: Zain, Azan, Aizan, Minahil, Dua, and Umnia. Amongst the six Azan and Aizan were twins, both being one and a half year olds.

The fire brigade was called in which managed to control the fire, but could not save the children.