DAWARIAN: Seven persons of the same family died when their car fell into Neelum River near Dawarian in Azad Kashmir on Monday, Aaj News reported.
Two bodies have been retrieved from the river.
Officer Mall Abdul Ghani was posted in Hattian Bala district of Azad Kashmir. The incident occurred when he was on his way back to his hometown, Donian, to attend his mother’s funeral with his wife and children.
Bodies of Abdul Ghani and his son were retrieved and search for others are underway. Deputy Commissioner Hatian Bala announced one day mourning in the district and closed all the government institutions.