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Tezgam tragedy: Royal Couple conveys thoughts, prayers

LONDON: The British Royal Couple conveyed their thoughts and prayers over Tezgam Express incident which engulfed 73 people and injured many. According to sources, the Kensington Palace has released a statement. In their condolence message, the Prince William and Kate

Saudi King, Prince expresses sorrow over Tezgam tragedy

RIYADH: The custodian of the two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Defence, Muhammad bin Salman Abdulaziz Al Saud expressed their deepest sorrow over deaths of passengers in the Tezgam

Cylinder explosion caused Tezgam tragedy, train driver

LAHORE: Train driver, Muhammad Siddique said that 6 to 7 gas cylinder explosions sat the bogies of the train on fire. According to sources, Siddique further revealed that the incident occurred at 6:20 am and he immediately stopped the train

Minister accepts negligence for allowing gas cylinder on train

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Railways Rawalpindi-bound Tezgam Express caught fire on early Thursday morning while running in district Rahimyar Khan in which 73 passengers lost their precious lives while 40 others received injuries. Federal minister for railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed told journalists

Bilawal urges govt to suspend Sheikh Rasheed

KARACHI: Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Bilawal Bhutto Zardari urged government to suspend federal minister for Railways, Sheikh Rasheed over Tegam Express tragedy. Sources said that PPP chairman maintained that the minister must remain suspended until the investigation of the

Govt announces compensation for Tezgam victims

RAHIM YAR KHAN: Federal minister for Railways, Sheikh Rasheed said that government has announced compensation money for the victims of Tezgam Express fire, today on Thursday. According to sources, the government will be giving Rs. 1.5 million to the families

Army soldiers assist Tezgam rescue operation, ISPR

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan army soldiers and paramedics took part in Tezgam incident’s rescue operation, Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a statement on Thursday. Sources said that the soldiers reached the site of the incident and began the rescue operation to

Sheikh Rasheed orders inquiry of Tezgam fire incident

LAHORE: Federal Minister for Railways, Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed ordered to carry out probe to identify the root cause of the Tezgam fire incident, today on Thursday. According to sources, the minister also ordered to find details about the officers who