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Gilgit: Strong wind topples a wall, killing one child and injuring another

Our Correspondent 

Gilgit, June 2: A kid died after being hit by a falling wall in the Yaadgar Muhalla locality of Gilgit city today when strong winds were blowing in the mountain city. A kid was also injured in the incident.

According to details, in the afternoon today strong winds uprooted several trees and boards in Gilgit city. Electricity wires also snapped on several locations, forcing thousands of people into darkness. In Yaadgar Muhalla a kid named Fawad was killed by a falling wall while his brother Asif was injured. He was shifted to the City Hospital Kashrote in critical condition.

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