No less than 32 passengers have misplaced their lives and 64 others had been injured Monday morning when two specific trains collided at Ghotki between the Raiti and Obaro railway stations.
Taking to Twitter, the prime minister reacted to the incident, instructing Railways Minister Azam Swati to reach on the website and assist the injured with the supply of medical help.
“Shocked by the horrific prepare accident at Ghotki early this morning leaving 30 passengers useless. Have requested Railway Minister to succeed in the location and guarantee medical help to the injured and help for households of the useless. Ordering a complete investigation into railway security fault traces,” he tweeted.
Military officers and Rangers personnel have arrived on the crash website in Ghotki and are at present concerned in aid actions, mentioned the ISPR.
Army docs and paramedics, with ambulances moved from Pannu Aqil, have additionally reached the crash website.
“Engineer assets have been moved to hold out mandatory aid and rescue work,” mentioned the navy’s media wing. “Military particular Engineer Crew City Search and Rescue ( USAR) being heli-lifted from Rawalpindi to the incident website to hurry up aid and rescue efforts,” it added.
The ISPR mentioned that two helicopters are being flown from Multan to evacuate casualties and perform speedy aid measures. The ISPR added that aid items are being ready and might be dispatched shortly.