Tag: Train Mishap

Fire Engulfs DEMU Passenger Train In Maharashtra, No Injuries Or Deaths Reported
Fire Engulfs DEMU Passenger Train In Maharashtra, No Injuries Or Deaths Reported

Five coaches of an 8-coach DEMU train caught fire at around 3pm between Ahmednagar and Narayanpur stations in Maharashtra.No injuries or death reported as all passengers deboarded the train when it caught fire.

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  • Monday, 16 October 2023
Bihar train mishap
Bihar train mishap: North East Express guard claims driver applied emergency brake before derailment

The accident that took place at 9.53 p.m. on Wednesday night claimed four lives and 30 were injured.

  • Friday, 13 October 2023
3 Coaches of train derail in Buxar
4 dead, several injured as 21 coaches of North East Superfast train derail in Bihar

At least 21 coaches of North East Superfast train on Wednesday derailed at Raghunathpur railway station in Buxar district.

  • Wednesday, 11 October 2023
Bahanaga train tragedy: BMC starts cremation of unclaimed bodies
Bahanaga train tragedy: BMC starts cremation of unclaimed bodies

After the train tragedy on June 2, 2023, 162 bodies were shifted to AIIMS in a phased manner for preservation. After verification, 81 bodies were handed over to the bereaved families.

  • Tuesday, 10 October 2023
Bahanaga Train Tragedy
Bahanaga train tragedy: 28 unclaimed bodies to be disposed in scientific manner, BMC issues SOP

The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has prepared a Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for the disposal of the unidentified bodies of the Bahanaga train accident.

  • Sunday, 08 October 2023
Armed Robbers Loot Passengers Onboard Sambalpur-Jammu Tawi Express Train In Jharkhand
Armed Robbers Loot Passengers Onboard Sambalpur-Jammu Tawi Express Train In Jharkhand

In a shocking incident, 12 armed robbers looted several passengers of the Sambalpur-Jammu Tawi Express at gunpoint in Jharkhand on Saturday.As per reports, the incident occurred at around 11 p.m. on Saturday when the train was running between Latehar to Barwadih.Around 12 robbers armed with guns and other weapons entered the S-9 coach and looted many passengers at gunpoint.

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  • Sunday, 24 September 2023
Train Mishap
Railways increases ex gratia relief in train accidents by 10 times

The board has clarified that no ex-gratia relief would be admissible to road users "in case of accident at unmanned level crossing, trespassers, persons electrocuted by OHE (Over Head Equipment)."

  • Thursday, 21 September 2023
Bahanaga Train Tragedy
Bahanaga train tragedy: No claimants for 28 bodies; AIIMS Bhubaneswar awaits decision

All 28 bodies have been preserved inside a special deep freezer chamber at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Bhubaneswar.

  • Monday, 04 September 2023
Deadly consequences of being busy on mobile while driving train; watch live rail mishap
Deadly consequences of being busy on mobile while driving train; watch live rail mishap

Not just India, the world has witnessed several deadliest rail accidents in the past. There are several reasons that lead to rail accidents including inattentiveness of the loco pilot.

  • Sunday, 03 September 2023
Meet Jaya Verma Sinha, The First Woman CEO And Chairperson Of Railway Board
Meet Jaya Verma Sinha, The First Woman CEO And Chairperson Of Railway Board

The Central Government on Thursday appointed Jaya Verma Sinha as the CEO and Chairperson of the Railway Board. The move is historic and has certainly broken the glass ceiling as Sinha is the first woman ever to hold this esteemed position in the history of Indian Railways. She assumed charge of the office on Friday morning. Watch the video to know more about her career spanning over 35 years.

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  • Friday, 01 September 2023
Train Hits SUV
Goods train hits and drags SUV for 30 metres near Paradip Port’s restricted zone

As per initial reports, the SUV was dragged for at least 30 metres following the collision. A major tragedy was averted as the speed of the goods train was slow.

  • Monday, 28 August 2023
9 dead, 20 injured in Madurai train coach fire
9 dead, 20 injured in Madurai train coach fire

Railways sources told IANS that the incident occurred on the Lucknow-Rameswaram Express in the early hours of Saturday morning.

  • Saturday, 26 August 2023
Train Mishap At Bahanaga
Bahanaga train tragedy: 29 bodies yet to be identified, kept at AIIMS Bhubaneswar

According to Biswas, not a single person has come to take or claim bodies in the past 15 days. The samples of blood of those, who had come in the past, have been collected.

  • Wednesday, 16 August 2023
Tanishka Dhariwal
Meet 16-YO Indian American girl Tanishka who raised USD 10,000 for Odisha train tragedy victims

The girl, Tanishka Dhariwal, presented the funds to Randhir Jaiswal, the Consul General of India in New York, which she raised from her friends of diverse backgrounds.

  • Tuesday, 08 August 2023
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15 dead, 50 injured after Hazara Express bogies derail near Nawabshah in Pakistan

Ten bogies had gone off track in the train crash, Railways Divisional Superintendent Sukkur Mahmoodur Rahman was quoted as saying by Geo TV.

  • Sunday, 06 August 2023
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