PESHAWAR: After struggling for her life for eight days, a nursing student belonging to the Laspur valley of upper Chitral passed away at the Khyber Teaching Hospital in Peshawar on Tuesday morning.
Sources told ChitralToday that Nusrat Bibi, daughter of Niat Murad Khan, was admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) of the hospital after she mysteriously fell down from the top floor of the hospital building.
Reports said she was preparing for her second-year nursing exam while sitting on the top floor of the five-storey building along with other students when she fell down. It is not clear how the Chitrali nursing student fell from the building.
One of the student’s brothers, who serves in the army, was with her at the hospital when succumbed to her injuries. Relatives of the student said her body was sent to her native village where it would be buried on Wednesday.–Amir Nayab