According to the details, there was a stampede during the distribution of rations in the factory near Site Siemens Chowrangi, Karachi. As a result of the stampede, 11 people, including 3 children and women, were killed, while many women were also rendered unconscious, according to media reports. They are being shifted to the hospital, while the condition of several injured is critical
According to reports, the ration was being distributed among the beneficiaries by the local factory
According to the police, according to the initial reports, the place where the ration was being distributed caused a stampede due to electric shock.
According to the police, during the stampede, the wall of the nearby drain also collapsed. According to initial reports, two women lost their lives in the stampede, while two children fell into the drain and died. Many people were injured after falling into the drain.
In this regard, SSP Kemari says that the factory management did not inform the police and the district administration about the provision of free ration, no information was given regarding the distribution of ration and zakat, 3 people including the factory manager were detained.