16-year-old girl ‘falls’ off balcony to her death

Our Correspondent
Friday, Jun 17, 2022

karachi: A teenage girl died after allegedly falling off a balcony of a residential building in Karachi’s Aram Bagh locality on Thursday.

An Aram Bagh police official said that a teenage girl died after she allegedly fell off a balcony of a residential building near Pakistan Chowk.

After receiving information, police and rescue workers reached the area to take the girl to the Dr Ruth KM Pfau Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK), where she was identified as 16-year-old Ariba Rashid. Police said they are investigating the case from different angles, including murder, suicide and accident.

Wall collapse

A woman was killed and her husband injured on Thursday after a wall of their house collapsed on top of them in the Lyari neighbourhood. Police said the casualties were shifted to the Civil Hospital where the deceased woman was identified as Samina, 44, and her injured husband as Imran, 47.