Two trains collided in Pakistan, according to railway officials, the Millat Express train derailed and collided with another Sir Syed Express which resulted in the dead of 35 passengers and 64 injured.
Millat Express train was going from Karachi to Sargodha meanwhile the Sir Syed Express was moving from Punjab to Karachi when the accident happened, the Millat Express derailed and collided with the bogies Sir Syed Express.
A rescue operation has commenced on the crash site. The bodies and injured passengers are being transported to the respective hospitals.
Shocked by the horrific train accident at Ghotki early this morning leaving 30 passengers dead. Have asked Railway Minister to reach site & ensure medical assistance to injured & support for families of the dead. Ordering comprehensive investigation into railway safety faultlines
— Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) June 7, 2021
The Prime Minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan, ordered the Railway Minister to immediately reach the crash site and insure ensure medical assistance to the injured & support for families of the dead. Khan also ordered a comprehensive investigation of the accident.