Narang Mandi: Three children died and their father sustained injuries in a fatal road accident on Kala-Khatai Road at Ratta-Gujran near here Monday. One Aijaz Ahmed was riding a bike carrying his four children when it collided with a tree after burst of its tire. A car coming from opposite direction applied emergency brakes and also collided with the same tree. As a result 11 year Aatia and six year Taib died on the spot, while their other sister 10 year Taiba died in hospital. Another sibling 8 years old Osama and their father Aijaz were admitted in hospital in critical condition.
Separately, two real brothers, Sarfraz Shah and Saqib Shah drowned when their boat capsized in Ravi River at Village Maqboolpur Miani Sunday evening. The drivers were trying to recover the bodies.