Ten injured as bogie of passenger train derails.

FAISALABAD -- At least 10 people including five women sustained injuries as a bogie of a passenger train deArailed near Chak Jhumra in the wee hours on Thursday.

Rescue 1122 spokesperson said that bogie of Mianwali ExApress bounded from Lahore to Mianwali derailed near Chak JhAumra because of faulty rail track near Dogran Wala Phattak.

Consequently,10 passengers including M Zakar son of Zaman Khan, resident of Mianwali, TaAhira Bibi wife of Zia Ullah, resiAdent of Esa Khail, Rizwana Bibi wife of Habib Khan, resident of Sargodha, Hijab Fatima daughAter of Asghar Ali, resident of Chiniot, Salma wife of Abdul SatAtar, resident of Dunia Pur, MuqaAram son of Farukh, resident of Okara, Minahil Khan daughter of Asif, resident of Lahore, ZuAhaib Khan son of Asif, resident of Lahore, Babar son of Abdul Ghafoor, resident of Sargodha and Nadir Khan son of Noor Gull, resident of Lahore received multiple injuries.

Upon getting information, Rescue 1122 teams reached the spot and provided first aid to the injured passengers.

According to initial reports, the mishap occurred due to the poor conditions of the track afAter rain while further investigaAtion was underway, spokesman of Railway Police said.


The agriculture department's task forces during inspections arrested 32 dealers and confisAcated the fake and substandard fertilizers and pesticides worth about Rs6 million during the current calendar year.

The task forces also registered 30 cases against the dealers and got 138 samples of fertilizer and pesticides of which 4 samples were declared unfit.

These details were shared by Agriculture Director Chaudhery Abdul Hameed during a meeting held with Commissioner Silwat Saeed here on Thursday.


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