The death toll following a fire on a train in Pakistan, which on Thursday broke out again, ran up to a 73. Reports that Pakistan’s minister of Railways (ns).
The fire broke on Wednesday when a gas canister from a small gas stove had exploded. The fire destroyed the three towers. The accident happened near the town of Rahim Yar Khan in the southern part of the province of the Punjab.
According to police, most of the people, because they are out of the window of the still moving train to the right. According to rescue teams, the death toll is still rising. The fire has now been extinguished.
Train to Pakistan is going to be in inferno
Pakistan’s railway network over the past decades is strongly in decline due to a lack of investment and poor maintenance. In a train accident in september, four people were killed in July fell to eleven deaths in a train accident.
In 2005, 130 people were killed in a major train crash at a railway station. The accident was the result of three trains were involved.
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