Train service to eastern Pakistan suspended after derailing

21:24, June 21, 2010      

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Train service to Pakistan's eastern cities was suspended on Monday after four bogies of a Karachi-bound passenger train derailed near Pakistan's eastern city of Kasur.

The accident took place near Kasur at Kanganpur railway station when the train was traveling toward Pakistan's southern port city of Karachi.

The accident caused minor injuries to several passengers on board. First aid treatment was provided to the injured after the incident.

Railway officials said that so far real cause of the accident is unknown and the investigation into the incident has been kicked off.

Source: Xinhua

(Editor:赵晨雁)

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