Two women among four die in incidents


KARACHI: Four persons, including two women, were killed in different incidents in the metropolis on Monday.

In a road accident, a man, Sirajuddin, 38, son of Shamsuddin, died on the spot and a woman, aged about 55, was injured when a speeding vehicle hit them near Nipa Chowrangi in Gulshan-e-Iqbal. The body and injured were shifted to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre for an autopsy and treatment, respectively where injured woman succumbed to her injuries during medication.

A youth, Mirza Sohail, 25, son of Mirza Iqbal, was killed when a speeding vehicle hit him near Baber Kanta in Murtaza Chowrangi, Korangi. The body was shifted to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre for medico-legal formalities.

In another incident, a woman, Rozina, 60, died after falling down the stairs at her home near Power House in Baldia No. 8. The body was shifted to Civil Hospital for a postmortem.