10 bogies of Kushhal Khan Khattak Express derail near Sehwan
SEHWAN (92 News) – Ten bogies of Khushhal Khan Khattak Express derailed near Sehwan in Sindh on Thursday morning.
Khushhal Khan Khattak Express was travelling from Karachi to Peshawar when the accident happened. No loss of life reported in the incident while ten persons injured during the incident. The injured were shifted to the nearby hospital.
The rescue teams and Pakistan Railways officials reached the spot after the mishap. The pace of rescue operation is very slow due to the lack of administration staff.
The train derailed near Sehwan, blocking the route for several other trains that use the same track. Bolan Mail, which also left from Karachi, was consequently halted at Amri in Dadu district, with the up- and down-tracks closed off for other trains.
It was reported that the railway routes may be restored after 10 to 12 hours.