MANDI BAHAUDDIN-A teenage girl was abducted here in Phalia while three persons including a teenager were killed in two road accidents occurred separately the other day.

According to police, the girl, resident of village Matmal, along with her aunt and cousin Kahlid, was on the way on a motorcycle on Dinga-Phalia Road. As they reached near village Ragh, two accused identified as Shoaib and Irfan, residents of Ragh, intercepted them. As the bike slowed down at a speed-breaker, both the accused snatched the girl and fled away on a motorbike, firing into the air.

Meanwhile in a road accident, two motorcyclists were killed. Rescue sources informed that Ataullah and Kashif were on a bike towards Head Faqirian from Miana Gondal on Mandi Bahauddin-Sargodha Road. While overtaking a rickshaw, the rider lost control of the motorbike and banged into a mosque arch on roadside. Resultantly, one of the motorcyclists died on the spot while the other sustained critical injuries and succumbed to his wounds on the way to hospital.

Meanwhile, a teenager identified as Iran, son of Ashen Malay, resident of Ghaghooki village in the suburbs of Phalia, was playing on the bank a village pond. In the meanwhile, he slipped inadvertently and fell into the pond. As there was no one around to save him, he drowned.