KARACHI :- At least two ill-fated women were killed while five others sustained injuries during stampede broke out when ration for the needy people was being distributed in the metropolitan on Monday.
According to sources, ration was being distributed among the poor for holy month of Ramazan in a marriage hall at Gulshan Chorangi where a large number of women gathered.
Suddenly, it broke out stampede, killing one on the spot and hurting five of them. The injured women were rushed to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital where one of them further succumbed to injuries.
The victims have been identified as Nusrat and Uzma.
Following the incident, a large number of aggrieved women protested against the management and raised voice for their respect.