Eight scorched in Peshawar house fire


PESHAWAR: At least eight people were scorched on Thursday when a house caught fire in the provincial capital.

According to reports, the fire erupted due to leakage of gas, in a house situated in Pakha Ghulam area of Peshawar.

The rescue personnel along with fire tenders reached the scene and extinguished the blaze.

Eight people who were in the house were scorched due to fire and were later shifted to burn unit of the hospital for treatment.