Pakistani footballer Shahlyla Baloch passes away in Karachi car accident
Karachi: Pakistan footballer star and striker Shahlyla Ahmadzai Baloch is no more with us, she passed away in a car accident late on Wednesday night in Karachi.
In initial reports it has been confirmed by the Baloch’s family and they said that the Baloch was sitting on the passenger seat when the accident occurred in Karachi’s DHA Phase VIII area.
“It is true that she is no more with us,” a family member said.
The family member further added that “she was travelling in the passenger seat, and the car slid.”
She was about 20 years old when she left her family and friends and her fans. She was the finest striker of Pakistani Women’s Football team. She represented the country at the South Asian Football Federation Women Football Championship 2014 in Islamabad, which was the last international event that Pakistan women’s team competed in.
“She represented Pakistan and was a role model for many girls. Today Shahlyla Baloch died in a car accident. What a shocking news,” FootballPakistan.Com (FPDC) wrote on their Facebook page.
“All our condolences to her family,” it added.
Meanwhile the statement is copied and posted by Syeda Mahpara Shahid, a goll keeper of Pakistan Women’s Football team, on her official Facebook page named “Syeda Mahpara Shahid”.
“She represented Pakistan and was a role model for many girls. Today Shahlyla Baloch died in a car accident. Pray for her”, she wrote.
“All our condolences to her family”, she added.
According to her sister, her body will be transported to Kalat for burial. You can see her car crashed into this pole. May her soul rests in eternal peace. Ameen.