Two children dead in Abbottabad landslide

ABBOTTABAD: Jul27 - Local men standing near destroyed vehicles due to Land Sliding, during heavy monsoon rain. ONLINE PHOTO by Sultan Dogar

At least two children died while two others were injured when a landslide damaged a house on Wednesday.

Police said that the incident took place in Thanda Mera locality of Abbottabad where due to heavy rain a big landmass fell over a house. The house was destroyed resulting in the death of two children and leaving two others critically injured.

The relatives of the victims and the local people on self-help basis pulled out the bodies and injured from the debris and shifted them to a nearby hospital.