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Train crash: Criminal case will be registered against responsible officers: Saad Rafiq

KARACHI: Federal Minister for Railways Khwaja Saad Rafiq on Friday said that criminal cases would be registered against those PR officials responsible for the Thursday’s train crash in Landhi.

The minister visited Juma Goth station where the crash took place. The Minister was briefed about the crash and investigation into it by PR officer.

Talking to media on the occasion, Saad Rafiq said that the investigation team would complete the investigation within eight days. He said that the actual causes and reasons of the crash would be ascertained only after the investigation is completed.

He said that criminal case would be registered if any officers of PR found negligent/careless regarding the crash.

He said that as PR was already facing financial crunch, the crash further exacerbate it. The Minister also inaugurated double track between Bin Qasim and Karachi.