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January 14, 2022

Murree tragedy: IHC holds state, NDMA responsible for deaths

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court reprimanded on Thursday the National Disaster Management Authority and said it was responsible for the Murree tragedy. As many as 23 people, including children, died in Murree last week as heavy snow lashed the hill station, turning family vacations into a tragedy, Geo News reported. IHC Chief Justice Athar Minallah was hearing a petition filed by Hammad Abbasi, a Murree resident, that sought action against those responsible for the tragedy. Abbasi said he...