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Maryam, Shehbaz Condole Death Of Passengers in RYK Train Accident

LAHORE: Vice-President Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), Maryam Nawaz and President Shehbaz Sharif have poured in their condolences to the families of those whose loved ones died in the collision between trains in Rahim Yar Khan on Wednesday night.

Taking to Twitter, she criticized the government for its “ineptitude and misplaced priorities”.

She wrote: “Extremely saddened to know of the train accident in RYK that has taken more than 10 lives & left hundreds badly injured. The ineptitude & misplaced priorities not only spell disaster but death for Pakistanis. No one is concerned. No one is bothered. Callousness is shocking.”

Opposition leader in National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif expressed sorrow and said that “continuous” accidents of trains were a bit concerning.

He termed “sub-standard rail tracks and flawed planning” as the cause of the heart-rending event.