MIRPURKHAS                 -            A female teacher at a primary school was killed while her colleague and chingchi rick­shaw driver were seriously injured when a speeding tractor trolley hit the ching­chi from behind on Mirpur­khas-Digri road near Sune­hry stop on Friday.

As per reports, both the female teachers were head­ing back to their homes af­ter performing their duties at Dittal Leghari govern­ment girls primary school in a chingchi rickshaw that suddenly a speeding tractor trolley hit the chingchi from behind, as a result of which Munazzah Arain, daughter of late Munawar Hussain Arain, was killed on the spot while the other lady teacher Aisha d/o Abdul Ghaffar Arain and driver Pervez Arain sus­tained serious wounds.

They were rushed to talu­ka hospital, Digri where first aid was provided to them.

The deceased lady teacher was also the niece of union council Kangoro Chairman Haji Khalid Mehmood Arain.

Digri police have launched an inquiry into the incident after impounding the tractor trolley and arresting its driv­er. Digri town plunged into a state of mourning follow­ing the incident as hundreds of people gathered at the house of the lady teacher to express their grief and sor­row over her tragic death.