JHANG

Seven persons including two women were killed in different mishaps that took place in different areas of Jhang over the last 28 hours.

A motorcyclist was crushed to death by the parado owned by the Bahawalpur Division Commissioner on Jhang-Chiniot Road. Commissioner Saqib Zafar was going in a parado from Chiniot to Bahawalpur. When he reached near Adda Shabbirabad near Jhang, the parado hit a motorcycle, coming from the opposite direction.

Resultantly, 22-year-old Habib Khan sustained serious injuries and succumbed to his injuries on the spot. Saqib Zafar also sustained minor injuries and he was taken to Jhang DHQ Hospital.

In another mishap, a man gunned down his sister for honour. Reportedly, Mureed Abbas, a resident of Mauza Koler, situated in the remit of Qadirpur Police suspected that his sister had developed illicit relations with someone of the same village at which he was very grieved. He opened indiscriminate fire, killing her on the spot.

In another incident, a 30-year-old Khalil Ahmed a resident of Mohallah Sadiqabad of Jhang was working at a welding shop when suddenly he sustained electric shocks and breathed his last on the spot.

Motorcyclists Shahbaz and Imran, residents of Mauza Haji Turbat Shah situated in the remit of Qadirpur Police were going on a bike. When they reached near Qadirpur Police Station, a speeding van hit them. Resultantly, both brother sustained serious injuries but Shahbaz succumbed to his injuries on the spot while Imran was referred to DHQ Hospital Jhang.

In another road mishap which took place on Jhang-Multan Road, a passenger bus crushed to death a 10-year-old boy son of Riaz, a resident of Adda Shahal Dim of Shorkot when was crossing road. In another road mishap which happened in Mauza Maddoki, situated in the remit of Waryyam Wala Police, a motorcycle rider was killed. 40-year-old Muhammad Theraj, resident of Mauza Maddoki was going on a bike when suddenly his bike collided with another bike coming from opposite direction. As a result, Muhammad Theraj succumbed to his injuries on the spot. In another accident, on Jhang-Multan Road near Adda Kot Dewan a woman was killed. A passenger bus coming from Multan to Jhang collided with a truck coming from opposite direction. Resultantly, a woman, resident of Sargodha died on the spot while some other bus passengers including Najma, Asghar, Rehana, Rukhsana, Asghar Khan, Khalid and Lal Din sustained injuries and were admitted to Jhang DHQ Hospital.