Newly wed couple, two children drown in Pakistan

June 16th, 2009 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS  

Islamabad, June 16 (Xinhua) A newly wed couple and two children drowned and 18 were missing Tuesday when the boat in which they were travelling capsized on a canal in southern Pakistan, a media report said.
The victims were heading home after a marriage party when the accident occurred in Sindh province, the NNI news agency reported.

The bodies of the bride, groom and two children were recovered from the canal.

The rescue teams were searching for the missing people.

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