Friday, January 27

´╗┐Victims of boat capsizing tragedy buried

Nawabshah: Six people who had drowned into an artificial lake near here when their boat had capsized previous day were buried in a local graveyard.

The victims included five children, four of them siblings and a woman. Shops and markets remained closed in the area. Police however, arrested the owner of the artificial lake, Abdul Ghaffar Arain.

As per details, the victims, five-year Kashash, 8-year Hasnain, 7-year Siddique, 8-year Komal, 5-year Aijaz, and 70-year Shahnaz were buried in Haji Naseer graveyard.

Deputy commissioner Nauman Siddique, other officers and a large number of citizens attended the funeral prayers.