Tragic stampede

Published Jul 15, 2013 07:25am

A FEW years back almost 19 women were killed and dozens injured in Karachi during the distribution of food items during Ramazan. A similar situation arose recently in Karachi which led to the death of two women while large numbers of them fell unconscious during the distribution of ration.

The government should consider setting up centres where the distribution of food items can be easily divided among the people without any unpleasant incident.

HAIDER BALOCH
Turbat


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Shaekspare
Jul 15, 2013 08:07am

The solution is simple. Make someone responsible to make a queue. It is being done at the airports why not else where. After all they are the same people.