Islamabad, 31 July 2016: Former President of Pakistan and President Pakistan Peoples Party Asif Ali Zardari has expressed profound grief and sorrow over the deaths of 27 people when a wedding party bus was washed away in flash floods in Khyber Agency and directed party workers to help and share the grief of affected families.
In a condolence message former President said that he was saddened by hearing the news of this accident. According to reports a vehicle carrying wedding guests washed off a mountainous road by floodwater and flung into a gorge killing 27 people including women and children.
Former President said that this is a tragedy. He said his thoughts are with the bereaved families. He prayed to Almighty Allah to grant eternal peace to the departed souls and strength and fortitude to the bereaved families to bear this irreparable loss with equanimity.