Strict action to be taken against those responsible for Gaddani incident: Rana Tanveer

KARACHI: The Committee form by the Prime Minister to investigate causes of fire eruption in oil tanker at Gaddani held its first meeting here on Saturday with Minister for Defence Production Rana Tanveer Hussain in the chair. 

The Committee interrogated various stakeholders, including the owner of the ship, members of labour union and senior officials of Environment Protection Department, and Balochistan Development Custom Authorities.

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Tanveer directed for submission of investigation report within one week duly fixing responsibility and recommending ways to avoid such disasters in future.

The Minister assured that appropriate action will be taken against those found negligent. The ship breaking activity will soon restart at Gaddani. -RadioPakistan