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50 killed in Khairpur road accident

Khairpur: The number of person killed in a collision between passenger coach and a trailer near Thaitry Bypass in Khairpur this morning has reached 50 as more than 25 are still injured out of which 5 were said to be critical, Abbtakk reported.

According to rescue sources, the coach was on its way to Punjab from Karachi.

The injured have been shifted to nearby hospitals, where several of them are stated to be in a critical condition, emergency has been imposed in all hospital across Khairpur district.

President Mamnoon Hussain has expressed deep sorrow and grief over the loss of precious human lives in the accident. He expressed his heartfelt condolences and sympathies with the bereaved families.

The President directed the authorities concerned to provide best medical treatment to the injured.