By: Zulfiqar Ali Khan
Hunza, July 16: At least 3 persons are missing after an Alto car plummeted into the Hunza river on KKH between Shishkat and Sarat villages, some 25 km North of Aliabad, Hunza. The accident is said to have occured around 8 pm of July 15 and remained unknown till 2 pm of July 16. The accident was noticed only after a tractor driver found some broken part of the car close to the accident site. According to police sources, the 3 persons in an Alto car were on way to Aliabad but could not reach their destination due to unknown reasons.
The name of the driver has been identified as Sultan from Shishakat village and the other 2 persons are named as Nambardar Fida Hussain from Shishkat and Qaimat Karim from Aliabad, Hunza.
Police and FOCUS Humanitarian Assistance team have started search operation but there has not been any success in recovery of the missing persons, so far.