Punjab

Eight killed as bus overturns in Punjab

BAHAWALPUR: Eight people were killed and almost forty were injured as a passenger bus on its way to Rawalpindi overturned in Uch Sharif on Thursday night, ARY News reported.

Police sources say that the bus was on its way to Rawalpindi from Karachi when it overturned near Phalka Pul in Uch Sharif resulting in the death of eight people including two women.

Almost forty others were injured which were shifted to nearby hospital by police and rescue personnel.

The injured stated that the bus was overcrowded due to the upcoming religious festival Eid-ul-Azha.

Comments

comments

Copyright © 2016 ARYNEWS.tv

To Top