Motorcyclist falls into deep pothole amid downpour in Karachi
KARACHI: A motorcyclist fell into a deep pothole filled with sewage-mixed rainwater on Saturday in Karachi, ARY News reported.
According to the details, a man, riding a motorcycle, was on his way home through a flooded road amid downpour when he suddenly fell into the pothole near Farhana Stop in New Karachi.
Passersby rescued the man with the help of ropes. Fortunately, he did not sustain serious injuries in the accident, said sources.
Earlier today, the rescue teams had recovered bodies of two people who were drowned in Karachi’s Gujjar Nullah on Friday night.
At least three people drowned in the Gujjar Nullah on Friday and on Saturday morning. The rescue officials had retrieved two bodies while a search for the remaining person was underway. The victims have been identified as Nasir and Bilal.
According to rescue officials, three people, Nasir, his son Bilal and brother Adnan had swept into the drain by strong water currents as the area flooded due to heavy rain on Friday.