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Lahore: A Private Bank’s Building Collapses in Chauburji Area

Initial reports suggest that an explosion occurred because of a gas leak after which the building collapsed.

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A private bank’s building collapsed in Lahore’s Chauburji area on Friday afternoon. The accident left several people reportedly trapped under the debris.

As being reported, seven people have been rescued and while the rescue operation is underway.

According to the initial reports, the accident was caused by a blast due to gas leakage.

Cars and motorcycles parked outside the building were also damaged. The gas pipeline is also damaged at the site.

The eyewitnesses were complaining that they could smell the gas.

Security officials have cordon down the area, while rescue and investigation are underway.

This is a developing story.

 

the authorSaman Siddiqui
Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.