Five of family die in Pakistan avalanche

March 21st, 2012 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS  

Islamabad, March 21 (IANS) Five members of a family were killed when an avalanched smashed into their home in Pakistan’s Khyber Paktunkhwa province, a media report said Wednesday.

The avalanche hit a house in Wakht village Tuesday.

Sardar Khan’s home collapsed due to the massive avalanche, killing his five family members, reported Dawn.

Sardar Khan’s wife Rashida Bibi, his sister Shahida Bibi and three daughters, Sajida Bibi, 15, Zareena Bibi, 9, and Nagina Bibi, 3, were killed.

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