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9 kids killed as wall collapses in Pak's Sukkur distt

Press Trust of India  |  Karachi 

Nine children, including seven girls, were killed and two others injured when a wall of a mud house near which they were playing collapsed on them in Pakistan's district, police said.

The incident happened Thursday at Ghulam Sarwar Shambani village. The children were aged between four and 12 years, they said.

"An inquiry has been ordered into the matter to prevent such incidents in future," division Commisioner said.

A group of 11 children was playing near the mud house when the incident took place, he said

The two injured were rushed to a hospital and have recovered, he added.

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First Published: Fri, October 12 2018. 14:35 IST