Patient dies in ambulance due to traffic jam in B’pur

Staff Reporter

A patient died in a private ambulance when it got stuck in traffic mess caused by the protesting activists of religious party Tehreek Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) in Bahawalpur on Tuesday.

According to the details, the ambulance was carrying a patient struggling for his life to the hospital when it got stuck in traffic near Sutlej River.

Sources said that the patient’s attendants pleaded with the protesters to give way to the ambulance but the
enraged protesters reportedly refused to give way to the vehicle.
Meanwhile, the patient breathed his last in the ambulance.

Earlier today, large swathes of the metropolitan city were at a standstill after a religious party’s called for protests had disrupted local traffic in over 22 points causing massive congestion.