DERA MURAD JAMALI - Six childrenincluding four of a family were burnt to death as fire engulfed their hutsin Dera Murad Jamali. According to police, short circuit ignited the blaze in a hut Goth Muhammad Umar Manjhoti. The fire spread rapidly, engulfing the surrounding hutsit burnt six minors including four of the same family were burnt to death.

Fire brigade and rescue teams managed to douse the fire after hectic efforts of several hours. The rescue teams had to face difficulties in rescue operation due to darkness.