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Special train going to Nankana derails near ShorkotSEXI News

Special train going to Nankana derails near Shorkot

Karachi: Nine coaches of Nankana-bound special train derailed near Shorkot here on Saturday morning.

According to the information, nine coaches of the passenger train was going from Karachi to Nankana Sahib when it derailed between Shorkot and Pir Mahal railway stations.

However, there is no report of any casualty in this incident.

As soon as the information was received, the rescue team reached the spot and started the relief work.

It is pertinent to mention here that Pakistan has issued 2,942 visas to Sikh pilgrims from India to attend the birth celebrations of Baba Guru Nanak beginning at Nankana Sahib from Sunday.

According to a press release issued by the Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi, these visas are in addition to the visas granted to Sikh pilgrims attending ceremonies from other countries.

During the yatra, Sikh pilgrims will visit Dera Sahib, Panja Sahib, Nankana Sahib and Kartarpur Sahib.

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