Special Military Train Accident Near Jamke Chatha Tehsil Wazirabad District Gujranwala – Location Maps
Wazeerabad District Gujranwala (Thursday, July 2, 2015) – Today at noon an train accident of its own nature near Waziabad in Distrct Gujranwala. An Spacial army train carrying the almost 300 army-men from Punno Aqil to Kharian plunged into Lower Chenab canal, when was passing on its bridge near Jamke Chatha Railway Station.
At least 14 military officers and Jawan martyred in this tragic incident. Lieutenant Colonel Amir Jadoon and his family members, Major Adil and Captain Kashif were amongst the martyrs. Namaz e Janaza was held in Gujranwala Cantonment at 11:15 PM.
This Railway Line Track is used between Faisalabad-Hafizabad-Wazirabad transportation.
Lower Chenab Canal starts from Khanki Head Works, Which is just 12 kilometers away from the place of accident.