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Railway Dept Unaware Of Correct Death Toll Of RYK Train Mishap

ISLAMABAD: Apart from the incompetent policies and strategies leading to continuous accidents, Railways Ministry on Friday displayed yet another act of incompetence as it mentioned wrong number of dead and injured persons in a press release issued regarding train mishap in Rahim Yar Khan.

At least 21 people have died and near 90 have sustained severe injuries after Quetta-bound Akbar Express train collided with a freight train in Sadiqabad.

However, in a fresh report released by Railways Department, the death of the incident was given 11 and it mentioned 78 as injured.