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Suffocation takes 3 lives in Maidan Wardak

Suffocation takes 3 lives in Maidan Wardak

Jul 23, 2015 - 13:54

MAIDAN SHAHR (Pajhwok): A teacher and two students have died due to suffocation in a well in Kohgird village in central Maidan Wardak province, an official said on Thursday.

Attaullah Khogyani, the governor's spokesperson, told Pajhwok Afghan News that the incident happened late Wednesday evening.  

Haji Habib-u-Rahman Ibrahimi, local resident and journalist, said Mohammad Mohsin, a high school teacher, and his two nephews Hayatullah and Ainullah were among the dead.

Hayatullah was digging a well when he died of suffocation and later Mohammad Hassan and Ainullah also died as rhey tried to save each other, Ibrahimi added.

Mohammad Hassan was an active member of jihadinfo-icon and later used all his efforts for promoting educationinfo-icon in the area. “There is mourning in every house of the village,” Ibrahimi concluded.



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