Lahore: At least 5 killed and 8 injured as fire burst in private TV channel, here at Sehri Time on Monday. According to AwamiWeb correspondent, it was happened during Special Sehri Transmission. Fire rapidly spread in office during Saher Ramzan Kareem program.
In result, 5 people died and eight injured while some other media reports claimed that injured are around 9-10. All dead bodies and injured persons have been shifted to hospital.
One of the major reasons of more deaths was lack of security system. The major entrance and exit of building was not properly opened. Local residents of nearby houses and market called rescue team.
Update: Rescue team controlled the situation but this took around one hour. Kohinoor TV office is located on main Allama Iqbal road which is under construction, this affected on rescue work, local told.