QUETTA, 25 October: Five people lost their lives when lightning struck their houses in Balochistan on Saturday.
Levies sources said the lightning struck a house in Wam Tangi area of Harnai district due to which the house caught fire. Three minor girls were also among the dead, while two boys and a girl were also injured in the incident. The injured children were taken to a hospital for treatment by police and Levies officials.
In another incident, lightning struck a house in Dukki tehsil of Loralai district and killed two people. Another person was injured in the incident and was taken to a hospital for treatment.
Heavy rain and thunderstorm lashed several areas of the country on Saturday and more rain was predicted on Sunday.