BAHWALNAGAR – Six members of a family died on Tuesday after the roof of their home collapsed following a gas cylinder explosion.

As result of the blast, a portion of the house, located near Circular Road, and walls of nearby houses were turned into rubble trapping and injuring residents underneath.

After the incident, rescue teams rushed to the site and shifted the injured and bodies to the hospitals.

Two men, two women and a child were among the dead. However, their identities have not been confirmed so far.