Addressing a press convention after chairing a gathering at PR headquarters in Lahore, he mentioned 20 individuals are nonetheless beneath therapy at hospitals and three of them are in vital situation.
Azam Swati mentioned he reached the Ghotki accident web site, quickly after the incident and monitored the rescue and aid operation.
Those that have grow to be handicap within the lethal prepare crash can be supplied assist via Ehsas Program, Swati introduced.
An preliminary inquiry report into the incident has been obtained, the minister mentioned and added that he’ll meet Prime Minister Imran Khan on coming Sunday or Monday.
Deploring the situation of the monitor, he mentioned the coaches of PR are 50 years previous. “Updradation of tracks is critical.”
The minister mentioned heirs of the deceased can be supplied compensation of Rs1.5million, whereas the injured can be supplied between Rs50,000 to 300,000 as per the character of their wounds.
Earlier this week, Sir Syed Categorical collided with the Millat Categorical between Raiti and Obaro Railway stations in Sindh’s Ghotki district.