4 more die in Pakistani tanker fire, pushing toll to 173 - New Jersey Herald

MULTAN, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani doctor says four more victims of last week's oil tanker fire have died, raising the death toll to 173. Abdul Basit says the four men were among dozens of injured who were brought to a main government hospital in the ...

Death toll in Pakistan oil tanker fire is 190 - Web India 123

The death toll in the oil tanker explosion in Pakistan's Punjab province has reached 190, after 17 more persons died from severe burns, a government official said on Friday. Officials also said 153 bodies were laid to rest after collective funeral prayers.

Bahawalpur tragedy: death toll rises to 190 - DAWN.com

The death toll from the Bahawalpur oil tanker explosion reached 190 on Friday, a government official said. Apart from the more than 150 killed immediately in the inferno, more than 100 people had suffered burn injuries in the incident which took place ...

Lack of burn units - The News International

It is heartrending that people in Pakistan are deprived of basic health facilities. Sunday (Jun 25) met with a gruesome incident when an overturned oil tanker in Bahawalpur was exploded, leading to the death of over 150 people and several injured ...

Another 13 succumb to their wounds - The News International

MULTAN/LAHORE/ ISLAMABAD: The death toll from the Ahmedpur East oil tanker fire continues to rise as another 13 injured succumbed to their burn wounds in different hospitals on Thursday. In another development, six Motorway Police officials have been ...

When poverty overpowers wisdom - The Nation (blog)

The tragic accident on National Highway near Bahawalpur in the early hours of Sunday, a day before Eidul Fitr, where an oil tanker overturned due to a burst tyre causing spillage of fuel on the adjacent fields, was as untimely as it was avoidable ...