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Three girls drown in Bannu

July 17, 2021

BANNU: Three girls from a family drowned in the far-off Thall Umarzai area of the Bannu district, sources said.

The local sources said two daughters of a resident, Bakhtiar, and his niece, all stated to be in their teens, had gone to a pond to wash clothes. “The niece of the resident lost balance and slipped into the pond. The two sisters who were nearby jumped into the pond to save their cousin’s life but all the three drowned,” said the sources.The Rescue 1122 staff members reached the stop and retrieved the bodies of the victims. These were shifted to a hospital for postmortem.