Sunday, April 14, 2013
From Print Edition
Man killed, 2 hurt in accidents
From Our Correspondent
PAKPATTAN: A man was killed while two others injured in separate road accidents here on Saturday.
Muhammad Rafiq of Qaboola Town and his son Abdullah were on their way home when a truck hit them on Bahawalnagar Road. As a result, Rafiq died on the spot while his son Abdullah was seriously injured. Talib Hussain of Chak Luqman Meerola was playing in a street when a car driving by accused Kashif Ali hit him. As a result, he was injured and shifted to a hospital. Police have registered separate cases.
WOMAN GANG-RAPED: A married woman was gang-raped at Shah Nawaz Colony on Saturday.
Two accused including Aslam entered the house of Abdul Razzaq and dragged his wife to a room where the accused allegedly gang-raped her. Police have registered a case.
PEOPLE TO REJECT CORRUPT POLITICIANS: PTI candidate for NA-165 Mian Ahmad Raza Khan Manika has said that the PTI is striving to end the era of injustice and exploitation.
He said this after meeting with Sahibzada Naqshbandia Masoodul Hassan at Pir Kariyan’s shrine who announced along with his followers to support Manika in the elections here on Saturday. Manika said that corrupt parties take part in politics to save their vested interests and not for the public welfare. He said that they do not want real democracy which allows public participation in decision making. He said that the people would reject corrupt politicians in the general elections.