Windstorm claims 16 lives, injures 80 others in Peshawar

PESHAWAR: The storm followed by rain, which though turned the weather quite pleasant, also took the lives of ten people besides injuring several others here at Provincial capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, Paramid said

Officials at Khyber Teaching Hospital said that they received around ten persons, who had died due to collapse of house boundary walls and windowpanes. They said that several persons with minor injuries were relieved after medical treatment.

Rains have also started in Jehlum and Rawalpindi, making the protest a testing job for long marchers.