Man dies while trying to buy cheap flour


A tragic incident took place on Saturday in the Mirpur Khas district where a person lost his life trying to buy subsidized flour.

As flour prices touched record highs, the Sindh food department set up a remote stall to facilitate the downtrodden people by selling flour at the subsidized rate in Mirpur Khas, during which a person named Harseng Kolhi died due to a stampede while trying to buy subsidised flour.

According to details, the heirs of Harseng Kolhi staged a protest by placing the dead body on the road.

District Commissioner (DC) of Mirpur reached the spot and assured to fulfill the demands of the locals over which the parents of the victim ended the protest and shifted the body to Civil Hospital by ambulance.