At least 84 people were injured, with some in critical condition, according to physician Javed Ahmed.
The official said that apparently the accident happened when the signal went wrong on the track, leading the passenger train to go on to the loop line where the freight train was parked.
In a statement, he said he was saddened by the news.
A passenger train crashed into a stationary freight train in Pakistan on Thursday, killing 11 people and injuring more than 60 under overturned carriages, police said, with the prime minister blaming ageing, poorly maintained rail infrastructure.
He said a state of emergency has been declared in Sheikh Zayed Hospital and Tehsil Headquarters Hospital, while a control room has also been set up for better coordination.
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Jamil added that heavy machinery was being used to remove passengers who were stuck in the train, adding that they were being provided with food and water.
Prime Minister Imran Khan expressed grief over the accident and called for measures to prevent similar incidents in the future.
Authorities said the Pakistan Army was also taking part in the rescue efforts. "Have asked Railways Minister to take emergency steps to counter decades of neglect of railway infrastructure & ensure safety standards".
The new range of iPhones are expected to feature OLED displays with varying screen sizes of 5.4-inches, 6.1-inches and 6.7-inches. Apple changed how phones were designed when it released the iPhone X in 2017 and introduced the world to the notched displays.
It appears there will be opportunities for a number of young players, including new teenage signing Gabriel Martinelli. Arsenal captain Laurent Koscielny has refused to travel to the United States with the rest of the squad for pre-season.
The latest solutions in the field of economic politicians peso, the national currency of Mexico , fell more than 2%, reports TASS. Both recovered a little after Lopez Obrador quickly promoted Deputy Finance Minister Arturo Herrera to the top job.
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One of the issues for Indian oil companies is their requirement to sell below market to subsidize prices in their home country. The US pulled out of the agreement earlier this year as President Trump claimed he was looking for a better deal.
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India's captain reviewed the decision but could not get it overturned. "He timed the ball beautifully well", Williamson said. It was the third consecutive occasion when Virat Kohli failed to make it count in a World Cup semi-final.
The singer's defence team argued that the trial should not take place since the case had already gone to court. The determination of this matter is not final and can be appealed before the Provincial Court of Valencia.
It seems that Zoom thinks that asking a user if they want to join a meeting is a "poor user experience". However, a malicious website can exploit the web server by sending it a request for a video feed.
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But after getting beaten by Pakistan and Sri Lanka we dwelt on it a little bit rather than just forgetting about it and moving on. But while the real trophy is taken back to the ICC headquarters in the UAE, the team takes home a replica.
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Over the previous years, the influx of computerized weapons has made clashes extra deadly and escalated the cycle of violence. Six people had been ambushed and killed near Peta on Saturday, Hela Police Chief Inspector Teddy Augwi told the newspaper.
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