Four kids die in Lahore hospital fire

June 7th, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS  

Islamabad, June 7 (IANS) At least four children were killed and 17 injured Thursday in a fire that broke out at a government hospital in Pakistani metropolis Lahore, Geo News reported.

Rescue personnel said the emergency ward for children in the Services Hospital caught fire due to an electrical short circuit.

The injured children are aged between four to six.

Citing Urdu TV channel Dunya, Xinhua said at least 21 children were injured.

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