At least four people crushed to death in a tragic accident at G-11 signal on Srinagar Highway in the federal capital when a VIP motorcade of Waqas Khan ran a red light and rammed into pedestrians.
Sources said Waqas Khan and son Azlan Khan were reportedly riding a black SUV, with a government number plate. Five vehicles were part of the VIP motorcade.
The SUV broke the G-11 signal and was speeding on the highway, a police officer said. The deceased were identified as Anas, Faisal, Haider, and Farooq were killed in the accident, they had come from Mansehra in search of jobs, the officer added.
A tragic accident took place at the G11 signal in which four people lost their lives and two are injured and shifted to the hospital. The Police and traffic police are at the spot. The police is trying to contact the families of deceased and injured. 1/2 https://t.co/It9rkBDRsK
— Islamabad Police (@ICT_Police) February 1, 2021
According to the recent reports, the sessions court has granted interim bail to son of Federal Ombudsperson for Protection against Harassment of Women at the Workplaces Kashmala Tariq in a case related to a fatal accident that claimed four lives in Islamabad Monday night.
The deceased were identified as Anas, Faisal, Haider, and Farooq were killed in the accident, they had come from Mansehra in search of jobs, police said.
Earlier today, Kashmala in a press conference claimed that the vehicle was being driven by her driver and not her son. She urged the media to check the CCTV footage installed on roads, adding that her son was wrongly framed in the case.