BAJAUR AGENCY: A person has been killed when rope of a locally made chair-lift over Barang River broke down in Memola area of tehisl Barang in Bajaur agency.
Officials said that Janat Shah a local resident was coming to home village Memola from Dargai Malkand Agency by locally made chair lift when the chair lift suddenly broke down and fell in to the river.
The local people quickly rushed to the site after the incident and started rescue works to recover the body.
Meanwhile tribesmen of the area expressed concern over delay in reconstruction of Memola Dargai Bridge in the area. In 2009, the bridge was destroyed and people have requested for its immediate construction.