CHITRAL: Two persons were killed and five seriously injured when two vehicles plunged into river in separate incidents here on Saturday morning.
Chitral police said that the first accident took place near Torkhow village in upper Chitral when a van fell into the river from a height of over 1,000 feet, killing two persons. They were identified as Shaukat Wali Taj of Booni and driver, Rafiullah.
In the second incident, a pickup van of the district police carrying women constables to upper Chitral plunged into the river in Barenis village on the Chitral-Booni road, seriously injuring three women constables. Two of injured were identified as Bibi Hoor and Farzana, while the identity of the third one, who was taken to Peshawar in precarious