ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: Pakistan on Tuesday condoled with Turkey over the loss of precious lives when an explosion occurred in a fireworks factory in its northwestern Sakarya province.
Reportedly, six people were killed and over 100 hundred injured in an industrial accident at a fireworks factory in the Hendek district of Sakarya province on July 3.
“The government and people of Pakistan would like to convey their heartfelt condolences to the government and people of Turkey on the loss of lives and injuries to many as a result of explosion at the fireworks factory in the Sakarya province,” the Foreign Office Spokesperson Aisha Farooqui said in a statement.
“Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims of this tragedy and their families. We also pray for the quickest recovery of the injured,” Aisha Farooqui said.
The Spokesperson said that as always we share the pain of our Turkish brothers and sisters and stand by them in this hour of grief.