Punjab’s train system going off the rails - News Summed Up

Punjab’s train system going off the rails


In May, the Business Express Train, en route to Lahore from Karachi, collided with two motorcycles and a rickshaw near Lahore Kot Lakhpat railway station. On the same section, another incident occurred involving a second coach of Thal Express Train which derailed near Mianwali. Moreover, two incidents of derailment of the Karakoram Express Train, travelling from Lahore to Karachi, occurred within a week at the Faisalabad station this month. Despite so many incidents derailment in the province over the last few months, no measures have been taken to improve train operations. “On the one hand, train incidents are occurring and other passengers are suffering due to a lack of basic facilities in fast trains.


Source: The Express Tribune June 18, 2019 05:37 UTC



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