On Wednesday morning, eight people were killed and nine were injured after a traveler coach fell into a ditch in Chitral’s Ragh Lasht.
The bus was roving from Peshawar to Bannu when a fast-moving car coming from the opposite way hit the vehicle.
The dead have been identified as Fazal Ali from Booni Teklasht, Farman Ali Khan from Sonoghar, Umar and Rehmat Hussain from Yarkhun Phashk, Sarfaraz Lal from Dewan Dole Yarkhun, Sohail Mirza from Charun, Ali Muhammad from Zazdi and Muhammad Younus from Seen Lasht.
The wounded have been shifted to DHQ Hospital Chitral. They include Sibghatullah, Adnan, Mir Hakim Khan, Tak Muhammad, Muhammad Ibrahim, Jan Muhammad, Sajadurehman, Nigahat, Junaid Rehman and Mashood Anwar.
The situation of four wounded is stated to be serious.