Bus overturns in Nowshera, injures students

NOWSHERA VIRKA: An over speeding bus overturned causing injuries to several children here at Tutley Aali road on Thursday.

According to police, a locally engineered bus overloaded with sixty young students turned turtle in village Khan Muslaman causing injuries to at least sixteen students. The injured were shifted to a local hospital where most of them were discharged after treatment.

It may be added here that in the rural areas of Gujranwala district a number of locally welded vehicles,run with motorcycle or peter engine, are used for pick and drop of students by private parties.These crudely made unregulated vehicles often cause accidents.

Concerned police was investigating the mishap.