JHANG: – The District Emergency Officer/ In charge Rescue 1122 Dr. Tariq Saeed on Wednesday died suffering from head injury sustained during a road accident three days ago and was admitted in Al-Shifa hospital Islamabad. According to details, the in-charge of rescue-1122 / DEO Dr. Tariq Saeed on Sunday night came out from rescue district headquarters situated at Faisalabad Road near Ayoub Chowk. But he hit by an auto vehicle that was in race competition with another rickshaw and sustained very severe head injury.
The rickshaw driver, instead of calling rescue 1122 ambulance, escaped from the accident scene by left Dr Tariq Saeed in serious injured condition on road late night. Dr. Tariq was immediately shifted to Allied Hospital Faisalabad and later on Monday morning further shifted to Al-Shifa Hospital Islamabad where he succumbed to the injuries here on Wednesday. The Kotwali police has arrested rickshaw driver Yasir and started further investigations. On hearing about the death of Dr. Tariq Saeed, who was a very competent and dedicated rescuer and safe the hundreds of people during road accidents and other emergencies, whole city fell in deep sadness. His dead body was being shifted to Jhang from Islamabad and a large number of people starting gathering at his residence till filing this story.