Latest News

Two dead, several injured as building catches fire in Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Karachi

At least two people are being reported dead and multiple injured after a 12 storey building caught fire in Gulshan-e-Iqbal area of Karachi.

According to reports the fire erupted on the 3rd and 4th floor of Noor Trade Centre on University Road, escalating and engulfing the 5th floor as well.

Fire brigades and Naval helicopters carried out  rescue operations in the building. As per latest figures, several people jumped from the building to save themselves where two died at JMPC and others have been taken to Civil Hospital, Karachi.

Related Post

Casualty reported is said to be of a 20 years old boy and a 35 year old while others under treatment in Jinnah Hospital have been termed stable.

More than 50 people were trapped inside and on the rooftop of the building where the fire spread. The trapped people waited for more than an hour before any rescue operations could begin. Two people reportedly jumped from the building to save his life, whereas, others were seen making attempts to come down through ropes.

 

Ifrah Salman

Recent Posts

  • Bollywood News

Shah Rukh Khan Shares First Instagram Post In 4 Months

Shah Rukh Khan has finally returned on social media! Bollywood actor took to Instagram on…

31 mins ago
  • Latest News

Zahir Jaffer declared medically fit to stand trial

Zahir Jaffer has been declared medically fit to stand trial! The doctors at Rawalpindi Central…

59 mins ago
  • Entertainment News

Yasir Hussain and Ayesha Omar’s starrer Javed Iqbal film gets a new release date

Yasir Hussain and Ayesha Omar’s starrer Javed Iqbal film gets a new release date! Javed…

5 hours ago
  • Sports News

Shell Pakistan sponsors the Multan Sultans Team for PSL-7 Cricket

Shell Pakistan is one of the leading sponsors of 'Multan Sultans' – the defending Champions…

6 hours ago
  • Celebrity News

Nadia Khan deletes video in response to Sharmila Faruqi’s cybercrime threat

Nadia Khan deletes the video clip in response to Sharmila Faruqi’s cybercrime threat! Faruqui had…

7 hours ago
  • Latest News

3 killed, scores injured in a blast near Lohari Gate in Lahore

At least 3 people were killed and at 20 were injured in a blast near…

9 hours ago