Kiev: As a result of a fire in a passenger train in Pakistan, at least 62 people were killed and more than 30 were injured.
It is reported by the Associated Press.
The incident occurred on the morning of October 31 near the city of Rahimyar Khan in the Punjab province. The fire arose as a result of the explosion of a gas cylinder in a train. According to local authorities, one of the passengers used it to cook breakfast on a gas stove.
The fire destroyed three cars: two economy classes and one business class. According to officials, most people died because they jumped out of the train on the go.