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Eight die as car swept away in Awaran flood

All of them were travelling for a wedding
Photo: AFP
Photo: AFP

Eight people, including women and children, were killed when their car was swept away in flood water in Awaran District on Saturday in Balochistan.

The car reportedly travelling to Jhaoo was washed away by floods, said the rescue officials. the dead bodies of all victims were recovered and moved to their respective areas.

The victims are identified as Aziz Ullah, Muneer Ahmed, Ayesha Bibi, Noor Zadi, Seema Bibi, Habiba Bibi, Museer Ahmed and Mohsin.

They all belonged to District Surab in Sikardarabad and they were travelling to attend a wedding.

Moreover, the rains have also washed away the Arrah Bridge, which is currently being repaired by the B&R and National High Way workers. Light traffic has been restored in the area.

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