Haleem holds Sindh govt responsible for factory fire incident



Leader of the Opposition in Sindh Assembly Haleem Adil Sheikh Saturday hold provincial government responsible for fire incident in a factory in which 18 workers lost their lives and demanded for registration of murder case against CM and other concerned ministers.

He reached at Mehran Town area of Korangi district along with MPA Raja Azhar, PTI district President in KorangiGoharKhattak and others to condole with bereaved family of Kashif- one of the victims of the incident.

The PTI leaders offered Fateha for the labourers who lost their lives in the sad incident and assured the affected families of their assistance.

Speaking to media on the occasion, Haleem said that CM Sindh should take the responsibility of the incident and resign and a thorough investigation be conducted to probe that who allowed to construct a factory in residential area, why safety guidelines issued by the supreme court in aftermath of Baldia town factory incident were not complied with and how the factory owner managed to get NOC from environment department.

Mother of a victim complained that fire tenders arrived at the scene after two hours, Haleem said and added that federal government had provided 52 fire brigades for Karachi but relevant department could not even operate them as they do not have drivers nor any arrangement of water to extinguish the fire.

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