21 people die as heavy rains, lightning wreak havoc in KP
In another tragic incident in Abbottabad, five people died after the roof of a house caved in the Kakol area.
In Taghor, the destruction of five houses by lightning left behind a trail of destruction and death in which 16 people died.
The rescuers pulled out 15 bodies from the rubble so far. Five people were also injured in the mishap who were rushed to a local hospital.
Police said the search for the remaining one body was continuing. Local residents and police personnel were also helping in the relief operation.
Five of them died and their bodies were retrieved by the 1122 rescuers while efforts were under way to pull out the other two.
Reporter Syed Azmat Ali Shah and Zubair Awan