BANNU: Seven people lost their lives and 10 others sustained injuries when two vehicles carrying wedding guests collided in Bannu on Monday.
TNN correspondent said the incident happened in Malkhel area in the jurisdiction of Domail Police Station where a Datsun pick up and a motorcycle carrying wedding guests collided due to over speeding. The guests were participating in the wedding of Jasim Khan and they were traveling from Amalkhel to Saidkhel when the accident happened. The deceased included three women and two children. The injured persons were taken to Khalifa Gul Nawaz Hospital.
Child killed, 2 injured in roof collapse
In a separate incident, a child lost his life and his sister and mother were injured when roof of a house collapsed in Mardan.
Rescue 1122 sources said the roof of Nazar Muhammad’s house collapsed in Mohabatabad area due to which his two-year-old son Kashan lost his life, while his wife and three-year-old daughter Anam were injured.
The injured were shifted to Mardan Medical Complex.
Robbers on the loose in Nowshera
Meanwhile, armed robbers looted several people on Wazir Garhi Road in Pabbi area of Nowshera on Monday night.
Sources said the armed robbers set up stopped several people, including a serving policeman and three retired military personnel, on gunpoint and snatched money and other valuables from them. They also snatched a motorcycle from a retired military personnel.
Those who were robbed said that police failed to take timely action to nab the robbers.