Driver killed, 55 pilgrims injured after bus plunges into deep ditch

Dadu, November 16, (online): A driver was killed while 55 others were injured after a bus carrying  pilgrims plunged into a deep ditch in Dadu, near Morro Road.

According to media reports, a bus carrying some more than 55 pilgrims was on its way from Khairpur to Sehwan for pilgrimage on the shrine of Lal Shehbaz Qalandar  when due to over speed it fell into a deep ditch on Morro Road.

As a result, driver of the bus was  killed while 55 others suffered injuries that were rushed to nearby local hospital for first aid.

Hospital administration said that the condition of 10 out of the 55 injured was critical.