ARIFWALA    -   Three people including a woman died and three others were critically injured when a speeding car rammed into a tractor trolley here on Tuesday.

As per rescue sources, the accident happened because the car was moving at a high speed on Sahiwal Road in Arifwala when it ploughed into a tractor trolley. As a result of the collision, three people including a woman died instantly, while three other people including two girls were seri­ously injured. The Rescue officials rushed the in­jured to a nearby hospital for treatment. Later, due to their critical situation they were referred to Dis­trict Headquarters (DHQ) Hospital in Sahiwal. The dead bodies were also shifted to the hospital.


A youth who swallowed poisonous pills over a do­mestic dispute in Jhang died at the Allied Hospital. A spokesman for the hospital said here on Tuesday that M Saleem had swallowed poisonous pills after quarreling with his family members over a domestic dispute. He was brought to the hospital in precarious condition where he died. The body was handed over to his relatives after completing necessary formalities.

Meanwhile, two people were killed while two others sustained injuries in a road accident in the area of Madina Town police station. Rescue 1122 spokesman said here on Tuesday that a bus be­came out of control and it hit motorcycles and vans near Gattwala Bridge on Canal Road.