PM grieved over loss of lives in Gaddani ship explosion; orders to expedite rescue activities

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ISLAMABAD, Nov 1 (APP): Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif
on Tuesday expressed deep grief over the loss of lives in explosion
at an oil tanker in the Gaddani shipbreaking yard and directed to
expedite rescue activities to save stranded workers.

He directed for utmost efforts to extinguish fire as soon as
possible while exercising caution.

The Prime Minister directed to extend best medical treatment
for those injured during the explosions and also directed the
relevant authorities to carry out an inquiry of the explosion.

He prayed for the eternal peace of departed souls and grant
courage to the bereaved families to bear this irreparable loss.