Karachi: Four killed in alleged gas poisoning in keamari area
Of the 4 people killed by poisonous gas, 2 were females, while more than 40 people shifted to hospital after having breathing issues.
The exact cause may not be disclosed, but the fear is that on a landing ship at the port chemical has been spread-ed.
On the other hand, a spokesperson of the Karachi Port Trust (PPT) said there was no ship that could be docked, all the victims were crossing the road, no PPT employee was affected.
In this regard, police say that gas may have spread to the shrine in front of the KPT gate, which has affected the citizens.
Federal Minister for Naval Affairs Ali Zaidi expressed regret over the loss of lifes due to the toxic gas, saying the incident did not occur inside the port.
Ali Zaidi says the port has left authorities to ascertain the cause of the incident, KPT officials are investigating the incident.