MANSEHRA: At least four persons died and three others were injured including independent candidate for PK34 Waqarul Mulk in road accident here Tuesday.

Mansehra police said that Awami National Party backed independent Waqarul Mulk was on way back home after attending a corner meeting in far-flung area of Jangli when his vehicle plunged into a ravine.

As a result, four persons were killed while two three others including Waqar himself who was shifted to a hospital in Abbottabad.

It merits a mention here that ANP candidate Aurangzeb Yousafzai died due to cardiac arrest after which the party announced to support Waqar.