ISLAMABAD - A day of mourning was observed here on Thursday to grieve the hundreds of Turkish brothers who perished in the coal mine disaster.
Pakistan had announced one-day mourning on Thursday for the victims of coal mine explosion in Turkey.
On Thursday the Pakistani flag flew half mast in all governmet owned buildings to mourn the victims.
In a message, Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has expressed grave shock over the tragic incident.
He said we stand by our Turkish brethren in this hour of suffering.
Meanwhile, death toll in the mine explosion has risen to two hundred and seventy four.