Goods Train Hits Wild Elephant Causing Death In Assam’s Hojai
In Assam’s Hojai district, a Wilde elephant was killed after being hit by a goods train in the evening of September 8. The incident occurred near Hawaipur, at around 6:20 pm, when the animal tried to cross the train tracks. Railway CPRO said that “The elephant was hit by a cement-laden goods train. After getting dashed, the elephant fell down on the track”.
Tags: Assam, Hojai, Elephant, Haiwaipur, Goods Train
Rajasthan-bound Passenger Train Derails In Maharashtra’s Gondia
An express train which was on its way from Chhattisgarh’s Bilaspur to Rajasthan’s Jodhpur derailed in Maharashtra’s Gondia district, on August 17. The incident occurred at around 1:20 am between Gudhma and Gondia. Reportedly, no casualties were reported and two persons have been injured. The tracks were damaged in the incident. Further details on the matter are awaited.
Tags: Goods Train, Rajasthan, Bilaspur, Gudhma, Maharashtra
Delhi-Rohtak Railway Line Blocked After Goods Train Derailed
On the Delhi-Rohtak railway track line, eight bogies were derailed on August 7. Following the incident, the concerned authority blocked the railway track at the Kharawar rail line, in Rohtak, Haryana. The goods train was headed from Shakur Basti in Delhi to Suratgarh via Rohtak. It was laden with coal. Furthermore, police reached the spot and launched an investigation to ascertain the cause of the accident.
Tags: goods train derailed, Delhi-Rohtak, Trains, IndianRailways, Goods Train
Gujarat Goods 16 Coaches Derailed Near Mangal Railway Station In Gujarat
In Gujarat's Dahod district. a goods train derailed near Mangal Mahudi railway station causing disruption in the rail traffic movement, on July 18. As per sources, 16 coaches of the train derailed between Mangal Mahudi - Limkheda stations, which disturbed the power supply. Furthermore, approximately 30 passenger trains were diverted and the restoration work of the rail line is in operation, said Ratlam Divisional Operational Manager Ajay… read-more
Tags: Goods Train, Railway Station, Gujarat, Passenger Trains, Railway Track
Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
Goods Train Derails Near Shahbadpur Railway Station In UP's Rampur
In Uttar Pradesh's Rampur, a goods train derailed near the Shahzadpur railway station, on July 1. Reportedly, the incident occurred at around 10 pm. Immediately after the incident, Railways' Carriage and Wagon and the RPF team reached the spot. As per sources, the repair works started soon after. No casualties have been reported. Further details on the matter is awaited.
Tags: Goods Train, Derailment, Uttar Pradesh, Rampur, Shahzadpur Railway Station
Rohtak Woman Escapes Death After Coming Under Moving Goods Train
Having a close encounter with death, a woman in Haryana's Rohtak came back alive after being caught under a moving train. Reportedly, the goods train was standing motionless when the woman tried crossing the railway track from below the train. However, before the woman could cross the track, the train started moving on receiving the signal. Luckily, the woman immediately laid on the ground and remained motionless until the train passed to… read-more
Tags: Rohtak, Haryana, trending, Viral, Goods Train