Pakistan PM hits out at poor railways as crash kills 11, injures dozens

Residents and rescue workers gather near the site after a passenger train collided with a cargo train in Sadiqabad, Pakistan July 11, 2019. REUTERS/Stringer

KARACHI (Reuters) – A passenger train crashed into a stationary freight train in Pakistan on Thursday, killing 11 people and injuring more than 60 under overturned carriages, police said, with the prime minister blaming ageing, poorly maintained rail infrastructure. The Akbar Express, heading to the western city of Quetta from Lahore, crashed into the freight […]

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