At least four women were killed when roof of their house collapsed in wee hours of Saturday, officials said.
According to local police, heavy rains caused roof of the ill-fated house located in ADC Colony to cave in overnight, killing four women and injuring a child.
The deceased include a woman, her two daughters and another woman who was present at the time of crash.
Rescue teams rushed to the scene soon after incident took place.
Bodies of the deceased and the injured were shifted to Civil Hospital.
The 12-year child is in critical state, medics said.