8 drown after boat overturns in Sutlej River near Okara
OKARA/LAHORE - At least eight people were drowned when a boat capsized in the Sutlej River river in Punjab's Okara district on Monday morning while over 15 passengers feared dead, Rescue sources said.
Rescue 1122 Chief Zafar Iqbal has confirmed that seven bodies have been retrieved so far. He said extra teams are being called in from Okara city and other nearby areas to help.
More info to follow...
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