9 Chinese citizens died and more than 20 injured, Pakistan said the shuttle bus exploded due to malfunction, dispatched military aircraft to transport the wounded
China News Service, July 14th. On the 14th local time, a bus exploded in northern Pakistan, killing 13 people, including 9 Chinese citizens, and injuring many others. After the incident, the Chinese Embassy in Pakistan confirmed that the attendance bus for the Dasu Hydropower Project in Cape Province, which was undertaken by a Chinese company, suffered an explosion. The Chinese Embassy asked Pakistan to carry out rescue and treatment at all costs. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Pakistan issued a statement on its website saying that the mechanical failure of the shuttle bus caused a gas leak and an explosion, and further investigations are underway.