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8 women dead as train hits rickshaw in Pakistan

Press Trust of India  |  Karachi 

Eight women were killed when a passenger train hit a rickshaw at an unmanned crossing in Pakistan's Sindh province on Tuesday.

The Khushhal Khan Khattak collided with the vehicle carrying 15 travelers at the Haibat Shaheed railway station in Kashmore at around 1:30pm.

Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed expressing his grief over the accident confirmed that eight women died in the incident while seven others were injured but were not out of danger.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Wed, October 17 2018. 01:30 IST