Khyber Mail engine catches fire in Khairpur

Monday 17 July 2017 3 months ago 36   Khairpur   Print

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Report  Web Desk : KHAIRPUR: The Karachi-bound Khyber Mail escaped a major disaster when its engine caught fire near Khairpur on Sunday. The train was immediately stopped and any untoward incident averted. The traffic of down trains remained suspended for two hours due to incident. The fire was extinguished but the engine developed some technical fault. Railway authorities arranged a replacement and an engine from Rohri was sent after which Khyber Mail left for Karachi again after a delay of two hours. (01)