One person was dead and at least three others were injured when the roof of a hall inside the Pearl Continental (PC) hotel collapsed in Karachi.
Officials with the rescue operation said that one person has been confirmed dead and at least three others have been injured as a result of the fall. According to these sources, those who were injured have been sent to a public hospital in Karachi in order to receive medical treatment.
At the time that the hall at the PC hotel was being used for a function, the roof suddenly caved in.
In addition, a significant number of high-profile individuals and officials from other countries frequently stay in PC hotels.