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Monday, 12 April 2021

Negligence to blame for Sohag train crash -public prosecution

The public prosecution has found that gross negligence by railway staff was responsible for last month’s deadly train collision in Sohag, it said in a statement yesterday (watch, runtime: 10:32). The prosecution said that the incident, which killed 20 people and injured 200 others, was caused by the train driver, his assistant and a control tower guard, the latter two are alleged to have been under the influence of narcotics.

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