MIANWALI – In a heart-wrenching incident, renowned Pakistani folksinger Sharafat Ali was one of seven individuals who tragically lost their lives when their vehicle plunged into a canal, as confirmed by local authorities on Thursday.
According to reports, the accident occurred near Paka Kanjhera in Mianwali, where seven people were traveling together. Sharafat Ali, a beloved figure in the world of folk music, had been on his way home after attending a wedding celebration when the fateful incident unfolded.
Following the calamity, first responders swiftly arrived at the scene, working diligently to retrieve bodies and vehicles from the canal. Both the deceased and injured were promptly transported to DHQ Hospital for medical attention and identification.
In a poignant twist, local law enforcement discovered a bag brimming with cash within Sharafat Ali’s vehicle, which they later returned to his grieving family.
As the community mourns the loss of a treasured talent, law enforcement agencies have initiated an investigation into the incident, and ongoing procedures are currently underway to uncover the full details surrounding this tragic accident.