Jan 17, 2014, 11:15 AM
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Blast at railway track kills five passengers in Pakistan

Islamabad, Jan 17, IRNA -- A blast on a railway track in Pakistan killed at least five passengers on Friday, officials said.

A railways official said 60 passengers were also injured in the blast in Rajan Pur district in Punjab province.

Seven apartments of the Khushhal Khan Khattak Express were derailed, he said.

The blast derailed seven bogies of the train‚ which was going from the northwestern city of Peshawar to the port city of Karachi.

No group claimed responsibility.