Published On: Tue, Dec 24th, 2013
Published in Category: District News

Fire erupts in Taiz Gam Express; no casualties reported

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RAHIM YAR KHAN: Two bogies of Karachi-bound Taiz Gam express caught fire here in the wee hours of Monday, however, all passengers remained unharmed. According to rescue sources, the incident took place near Rahim Yar Khan when fire erupted in bogie #10 of Taiz Gam Express caught and also engulfed bogie #9, suspending rail traffic on down track. The passengers were evacuated safely from the affected bogies. The fire brigades personnel extinguished the fire after two-hour long struggle.