Tag: Muzaffarnagar

Utkal Express derailment: Odia victims return, to be treated in State hospital

Bhubaneswar: The Odia passengers who were injured in Utkal Express derailment at Muzaffarnagar in Uttar Pradesh two days ago returned to Bhubaneswar on Monday. A team of BJD members led by Transport Minister Nrusingha Sahu landed in State Capital with the five injured passengers.  “Out of five injured, Madhu Mandal of Banpur and Sabita Mallik […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Utkal Express derailment: 4 Railway staff suspended, one transferred

Bhubaneswar: The Railway Board on Sunday suspended four railway officials and sent the General Manager of Northern Railway RN Kulshrestha on leave in connection with the derailment of the Kalinga Utkal Express that killed at least 20 passengers. Based on prima facie evidence, a Junior Engineer (Permanent Way), a Senior Section Engineer (Permanent Way), an […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Utkal Express derailment: 5 from Odisha among 130 injured

Bhubaneswar: Five from Odisha have been identified among the 130 injured in the Utkal Express derailment near Muzaffarnagar in Uttar Pradesh on Saturday. Sabita Mallick (50), a resident of Nuapada in Balasore district has sustained injuries on her leg and face. Another person identified as Mubarak Ali, an employee of 41 Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Utkal express derailed but dreams safe for this visually challenged girl!

Bhubaneswar/Haridwar: Amid cries for help and chaos all around, survivor of the Utkal Express that derailed at Khatauli near Muzaffarnagar, Banita Padhi from Aska shared the shock and horror she experienced. The 26-year old partially blind woman had boarded the train from Bhubaneswar. “I boarded the Utkal Express from Bhubaneswar and was travelling alone without […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Utkal Express Derailment: List of trains cancelled, diverted

New Delhi: The Indian Railways on Sunday cancelled three trains and diverted six others following the derailment of Puri-Haridwar Kalinga Utkal Express in Khatauli, near Muzaffarnagar in which 21 people were killed and more than 156 passengers were injured. As restoration work is underway, some major changes have been made in the schedule of trains […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Utkal Express derailment: 13 bodies identified, no Odia in list: ECoR

Bhubaneswar: At least 21 persons have been killed and 130 injured in the Utkal Express derailment near Muzaffarnagar in Uttar Pradesh, said East Coast Railways (EcoR) Officials here on Sunday. Addressing a press conference, chief PRO Nirakar Das informed that the identity of five deceased has been ascertained while so far there is no report […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
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Utkal Express derailment: Union & UP Govt doing best to help victims, says Pradhan

Bhubaneswar: Even as a clear picture is still to emerge on the exact number of casualties from Odisha, Union and Uttar Pradesh Governments are doing best to help the victims of the Utkal Express derailment at Muzaffarnagar, said Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan. BJP MLA from Kuchinda Rabi Nayak had rushed to the accident site and […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Utkal Express derailment: Five-member team from Odisha to visit spot today

Bhubaneswar: A five member team from Odisha will visit Khatauli in Muzaffarnagar district today to take stock of the situation at the spot where Puri-Haridwar Kalinga Utkal Express derailed on Saturday evening. The team led by State Commerce and Transport Minister Nrusingha Sahoo has been constituted by Odisha Government to oversee measures to be undertaken […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Utkal Express Derailment: Rescue operations completed, compensation announced

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: At least 23 people were killed while over 40 got injured after 14 coaches of high-speed Kalinga Utkal Express went off the tracks at around 5:46 pm in Khatauli, about 100 kilometres from New Delhi near Muzaffarnagar on Saturday evening. Rescue operations were completed on a war footing by NDRF personnel, local police […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Puri-Haridwar Kalinga Utkal Express derails; at least 23 dead

Muzaffarnagar: As many as 14 coaches of the total 23 coaches of Puri-Haridwar Kalinga Utkal Express derailed near Khatauli in Muzaffarnagar in Uttar Pradesh at around 5:50 pm this evening killing at least 23 passengers and seriously injuring more than 40 others. The train had left Puri on August 17 and was scheduled to reach […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Old diesel vehicles can run in some areas of UP, says NGT

New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Friday provided a three-year breather to over 10-year-old diesel vehicles which carry essential goods like food and petroleum around Uttar Pradesh’s Muzaffarnagar and Bulandshahr. The bench, headed by Justice Swatanter Kumar, however said that the trucks will not be allowed inside the National Capital Region and they […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Woman gang raped in front of husband, child in UP

Lucknow: A 30-year-old woman was gang raped by four men in front of her husband and infant son in Muzaffarnagar in Uttar Pradesh, police said on Saturday. The criminals intercepted the family which was on a bike on a deserted stretch of road and dragged them to a sugarcane field. They tied her husband to […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Teenage girl abducted, gangraped for days in UP

Muzaffarnagar: A teenage girl was allegedly abducted and gangraped for ten days at Bedia village here, police said today. According to a complaint filed by the victim’s family, the 17-year-old girl was picked up by four persons yesterday and taken to a secluded place where they raped her. The victim was then left by the accused […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
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Police sub-inspector's son found murdered in UP

Muzaffarnagar: A police personnel’s son, who went missing since yesterday, was murdered allegedly by his friend and his body was recovered near Kakrala village of the district, police said today. According to circle officer Suksham Prakash, 30-year-old Amit Kumar was found murdered near Kakrala village in the district yesterday. He had been ‘reported’ missing since […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
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Trader shot dead in UP, Police suspects enmity

Muzaffarnagar: A 40-year-old trader was shot dead by unidentified persons in Kandhla town of Shamli district today, police said. Dharampal, a Dalit, was killed when he came to the town from Gageru village, they said, adding, his body has been sent for post-mortem. Police suspect old enmity as the reason behind the killing.

  • Monday, 28 June 2021