GUJRANWALA

Office-bearer of Jamiat Ahle Hadith (JAH) Sialkot was killed in collusion between a pick-up van and a motorcycle here on Tuesday.  JAH Sialkot leader Maulana Abdul Ghafar was on the way to Emanabad on a bike along with Qari Ilyas. When they reached near Ladeywala Goraya, a speeding pick-up van hit the motorcycle, killing him on the spot. While Qari Ilyas and two van passengers - Faisal and Abdul Qadir sustained injuries and were rushed to DHQ Hospital. Later Qari Ilyas was referred to Lahore Hospital in critical condition.

Meanwhile, five members of a same family fainted after consuming poisonous meal. According to details Abdul Rehman, a resident of Garjakh and his family members took “Dal Chawal” in the breakfast. However, after awhile Abdul Rehman, Abdul Jaman, Daud, Umer and Sehrish fell unconscious. They were shifted to hospital where they were being treated.