SHANGLA: A woman and her son were killed when a Bisham-bound car collided with another car in Sasobay area of Bisham tehsil here on Monday.

Rescue 1122 spokesperson Rasool Khan said that a car coming from Ranyal to Bisham collided with another car going to Swat from Bisham. He added that the Bisham-bound car fell into a crop field and an elderly woman travelling in it died on the spot.

He said that the Rescue 1122 team retrieved the body and an injured driver from the car and shifted them to tehsil headquarters hospital, Bisham where the driver identified as Sher Shah succumbed to his injuries.

He said the car driver was son of the deceased woman, belonging to Ranyal area of Alpurui tehsil in Shangla.

SNOWFALL: A new spell of snowfall and rain started in Shangla on Monday morning.

The upper parts of the district including Shangla Top, Yakhtangay, Lilonai, Ajmeer, Olandar, Kandaw, Gamtal and Speen Ghar received snowfall. The plain areas of the district received rain.

Published in Dawn, January 18th, 2022

Opinion

Editorial

Sindh LG poll mess
Updated 28 Jun, 2022

Sindh LG poll mess

The ECP and the Sindh government share the blame for the electoral mismanagement witnessed on Sunday.
State apathy
28 Jun, 2022

State apathy

The minister would do well to revisit his stance before further damage is done to the fight for civil rights.
Lofty but fragile
28 Jun, 2022

Lofty but fragile

PAKISTAN is set for its busiest mountaineering season in over a decade, with over 1,400 climbers from across the...
LNG crisis
Updated 27 Jun, 2022

LNG crisis

Global LNG shortages have sent the fuel’s price spiralling to record highs.
Bloc politics
27 Jun, 2022

Bloc politics

USING the platform of the 14th BRICS Summit, Chinese President Xi Jinping has made some interesting observations...
KCR dream
27 Jun, 2022

KCR dream

RAILWAYS Minister Saad Rafique has basically clarified what many a commuter in Karachi has known for long: true and...