­HAFIZABAD - Three people were killed while 40 including 20 women were injured when a bus swerved off the road and overturned near Jurian Morr on Bhaka-Bhattian Road here the other night.

According to police and Rescue 1122, more than 50 devotees were on the way to Harmal Sharif to pay their homage to the saint from Chak-24 Tehsil Sangla Hill. When the bus reached near Jurian More it skidded the road due to speeding and overturned. As a result, Shafaaqat, Abbas, Safian died on the spot while the injured including Muhammad Ali, Parveen, Shahid and Ghafoor etc. were rushed to DHQ Hospital by Rescue 1122 from where 20 were discharged after first-aid.

Man poisons brother to death: A man was allegedly poisoned to death his younger brother in order to usurp his two acres of land here in village Jurian.

According to police, Abdul Rehman had a dispute with his brother over two acres of land since long. The accused administered poison to his younger brother Saifullah the other night, who was later removed to the hospital where he died. The police have arrested the accused.