Poor woman dies in stampede before bank

Larkana: A poor woman died and two others injured in a stampede before a bank ATM here Saturday where a large number of destitute women had gathered to get financial assistance under government’s Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP).

As per details: a large number of poor women gathered to get cash of BISP assistance installment from an AMT machine of a private bank at local VIP Road. However: due to mismanagement a stampede occurred and an aged lady died and two others injured. The deceased was identified as Beebul Abro: 55.

The body and injured were shifted to the Chandka Medical College Hospital (CMCH.

Local police were probing the case.

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