Passengers Shalimar-Chennai Express Derails, 233 Dead
Tragic accident of Shalimar-Chennai Coromandel Express, killed 237 people and left over 900 injured. On night of June 2, the train collided with Odisha-Balasore Goods Train, and derailed. Rescue operations has been launched and teams of officials and disaster management are working to rescue trapped passengers. Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik rushed to spot, and ordered a high level probe. Moreover, 38 trains has been cancelled. Rescue operation is… read-more
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Courtesy: The Times of India
Mumbai Local Derails While Entering Kharkopar Station, Zero Casualties Reported
In Mumbai, three coaches of the Belapur to Kharkopar local train derailed while entering Kharkopar station. The incident occurred around 8:46 am on February 28, confirmed Railway Police. Central Railway's chief public relations officer Shivaji Sutar said, Due to the derailment, trains on Belapur - Kharkopar - Nerul line are not running. Furthermore, railways confirmed no injuries to any passengers. Moreover, relief trains have left for the… read-more
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Courtesy: Times Now
Shivnath Express Derails In Chhattisgarh’s Dongargarh; No Casualties & Injuries Reported
Two bogies of Shivnath Express train derailed at Chhattisgarh’s Dongargarh, on August 23. The train was on its way to Maharashtra’s Nagpur, and no casualties have been reported in the incident. Also, since the train was moving at a slow pace, no passengers were injured in the incident. Reportedly, the incident occurred at around 3:42 am, and by 5:45 am the train started to proceed with its journey.
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Guwahati-Bikaner Express' 12 Coaches Derailed In West Bengal
On January 13, at least 12 coaches of Guwahati-Bikaner Express derailed near Domohani, Jailpaiguri region, West Bengal. According to ANI, many people from Assam were traveling in the train, which derailed at 5:00 pm. Indian Railways informed and said, "DRM and ADRM rushed to the site along with accident relief train and medical van". Furthermore, a high level railway commissioner safety inquiry has been ordered in the accident.
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