The rescue teams are trying to take bodies and injured from under the rubble.
Lashing rains of winter caused a wall of a marriage hall located in Lahore area of Shad Bagh to fall apart on the people. The cave-in killed at least six people including bride, Shumaila and injured at least 15 others.
It should be mentioned here that the construction of the marriage hall located in Shad Bagh area of Scheme-2, was completed three days ago. But, it could not withstand the late night downpours and crumbled, claiming the lives of at least six people.
The bridegroom is also among the injured.
The bodies and the injured have been shifted Kot Khwaja Saeed Hospital.
Punjab Chief Minister Mian Shahbaz Sharif took notice of the crash and ordered an immediate inquiry into the accident. He also offered condolences to the bereaved families.
CM Sharif also directed the hospital administration to ensure the best medical care to the injured.