YARKHUN: Syed Shazda Ajam, a retired teacher of Aga Khan Education Service (AKES) and resident of Pardan, died in a road accident near Rech in Torkhow on Tuesday evening. He was 56.
Mr Ajam along with his son had gone to Booni in his Potohar to meet his daughter who is a student there. After meeting her, they left for Torkhow to meet relatives but met with an accident on an under-construction road at Bakh Gol near Ujno.
Sources in Pardan village told ChitralToday that Mr Ajam had purchased the Potohar recently and both the father and his son were untrained drivers.
Mr Ajam died on the spot while his son was injured in hospitalized. The body of the deceased was brought home for burial.