SUKKUR: At least 19 people died and several other injured when a passenger train collided with a bus near Rohri on Friday night.
The Pakistan Express was on its way from Karachi to Rawalpindi and the bus was going from Karachi to Sargodha.
The rescue workers reached the site and shifted the injured and deceased to the nearest hospital.
Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah took notice of the incident and directed the Sukkur commissioner to dispatch rescue teams to the area.
The CM also called for an emergency to be declared at all hospitals in Khairpur, and directed the authorities concerned to ensure ample medicines and blood for those injured in the incident.