A devastating accident involving an exploding oil tanker has left at least 135 people dead in eastern Pakistan, the country’s Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority said.
The explosion came as villagers began to gather around the truck in an attempt to collect oil in containers, Akhtar said.
The blast has left at least 130 people injured. A state of emergency has been declared in the city, Punjab provincial government spokesman Salman Sufi said. Read more at CNN.