Two brothers among three drown in flood

KHAIRPUR: Three children, including two brothers, drowned in Indus River flood near here on Saturday.

Two real brothers Hussain, 10, and Zakir, six, drowned in Indus River flood at village Mangla Kharos near Ulra Jagir near Piryaloi, while a boy, Waseem Chhajan, aged seven, drowned in the flood near village Daro in taluka Gambat.

Bodies could not be recovered yet. Efforts were underway to recover the bodies of drowing children.