One person die and two injured in a road accident
CHITRAL: One person died and two injured when a jeep going
to Mastuj from Chitral town plunged into a ravine near Reshun
village on Booni Road here on Saturday afternoon.
An official of Chitral police identified the dead as Mubarak Khan
of Sarghooz village who was carrying fuel wood to his home who
breathed his last on the spot.
The police has registered a case against the driver Aziz Ahmed of
Hone village under sections 279 and 320 of PPC.
Meanwhile, a house reduced to ashes in Shadoke village in the
outskirt of Chitral town here on Saturday evening when it caught
fire due to short circuit of electricity.
Police official told that the house was owned by one Aftab Alam Jan
of the village whose loss has been estimated at 2 million rupees.
An eye witness of the fire, Ali Jaffar said that the intensity of
the flames was so powerful that it burnt all the nine rooms of the
home before the arrival of aid workers to extinguish the fire while
they contained it from erupting into the neighboring homes.