Three Swabi sis­ters drown in Kabul River

Pakistan Observer - - NATIONAL -

NOW­SHERA—Three sis­ters hail­ing from Swabi Dis­trict’s Chota La­hore drowned in River Kabul as they re­turned af­ter shop­ping for mar­riage of one of them.

Umera was ac­com­pa­nied by her hus­band, Di­lawar Shah and five-month-old daugh­ter when she slipped and fell into the river as they stopped mid­way. Saeeda, in an at­tempt to save her younger sis­ter, jumped af­ter her, prompt­ing the youngest of the three, Bushra to fol­low. Res­cuers con­tin­u­ing hunt to re­cover bod­ies of Bushra, Umera. The sis­ters were re­turn­ing af­ter shop­ping along with their mother.

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