QUETTA: Pakistan Army Captain Qadir Ahmed was killed while his female relative sitting on the passenger seat sustained injuries after their vehicle toppled over due to a burst tyre in Khuzdar.
Captain Ahmed was on his way to Khuzdar from Quetta to spend a vacation with his family when his car’s tyre burst due to speeding. Captain Ahmed died on the spot and the woman sustained injuries.
Rescue workers rushed to the spot and shifted the body of the captain and the injured woman to Combined Military Hospital Khuzdar.
Later, Captain Qadir was laid to rest with full military honours in the presence of Major General Shahid Nazir, Kalat Scout Brigadier Rahat Malik, tribal elders from Khuzdar and a large number of people.
Commander Southern Command Lieutenant General Asim Saleem Bajwa laid a floral wreath on the captain’s grave.