Tag: Train Mishap

Jajpur Train Mishap
Six killed after parked bogies of goods train roll down abruptly

As per initial reports, the train did not have an engine and it was parked on the safety track.

  • Wednesday, 07 June 2023
Odisha Train Tragedy
Odisha train tragedy: Politics intensifies over missing persons and death toll

According to the Congress, there have been several train accidents in the past and the truth has always been put forth before people. But why the present BJP government is trying to suppress it, questioned Congress.

  • Wednesday, 07 June 2023
Odisha Train Tragedy
Odisha train tragedy: Frantic search for ‘missing’ persons continues

While someone is looking for his/her son, another is searching the whereabouts of her husband. There are numerous tales of trauma being experienced by the family members that cannot be described in words.

  • Wednesday, 07 June 2023
Odisha Train Tragedy
Bihar residents land in Odisha after seeing visuals of loved ones on OTV screen

Scores of others from different parts of the state are also continuing with a frantic search to trace their family members who are still missing.

  • Wednesday, 07 June 2023
Odisha train tragedy: Virat Kohli, Junior NTR and others send love for Odisha; pray for speedy recov
Odisha train tragedy: CBI seizes mobile phones of railway staff, likely to question loco pilot

According to sources, the central probe agency is likely to examine the call records, WhatsApp calls and social media usage of the staff during its investigation.

  • Wednesday, 07 June 2023
Relatives of deceased at AIIMS, Bhubaneswar to identify bodies
Odisha train tragedy: 33 samples sent to Delhi as identification of bodies poses challenge

Notably, 288 people were killed in the triple train accident involving Bengaluru-Howrah Superfast Express and Shalimar-Chennai Central Coromandel Express, which were carrying over 2,500 passengers, and a goods train laden with iron on Friday evening at Bahanaga Bazar station in Balasore.

  • Wednesday, 07 June 2023
SCR announces cancellations of few trains till June 9
South Central Railway cancellations of few trains till June 9

The SCR has also announced cancellation of four trains from June 7 to June 13 due to operational reasons.

  • Wednesday, 07 June 2023
Teenage Nepali survivor reunites with parents after spotting them on OTV screen
Odisha train tragedy: Teenage Nepali survivor reunites with parents after spotting them on OTV screen

The minor boy, identified as Ramananda Paswani, along with three others from Nepal was travelling on Coromandel Express when the tragic mishap took place claiming 288 lives. While the three companions of Ramananda died in the mishap, he miraculously escaped with injuries. 

  • Wednesday, 07 June 2023
Woman declares husband ‘dead’ to avail compensation in Balasore train tragedy, FIR lodged
Woman declares husband ‘dead’ to avail compensation in Balasore train tragedy, FIR lodged

Reports suggest several people have made futile and fraudulent attempts to claim the compensation prompting the Odisha government to sound an alarm.

  • Wednesday, 07 June 2023
 Train Accident in Odisha
Odisha Train Tragedy: 39 fatalities from Odisha, CMO releases ex-gratia

So far the official death toll in the tragic train accident at Bahanaga Bazaar Station in Balasore stands at 288, Odisha Chief Secretary Pradeep Jena informed on Tuesday.

  • Tuesday, 06 June 2023
Odisha Train Tragedy
We want truth to come out, says WB CM Mamata Banerjee on Odisha train tragedy

Mamata who reached Cuttack and met the injured at the SCB medical college and hospital on Tuesday said, “Truth must not be suppressed as several lives have been lost. It is not a time to argue. We want to help people…”

  • Tuesday, 06 June 2023
Odisha Train Tragedy All Evidences Safe
SE Railways CPRO Says All Evidences Safe For Probe Into Train Disaster In Odisha

SE Railways CPRO Aditya Kumar Chaudhary says all evidences safe for probe into train disaster in Odisha.

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  • Tuesday, 06 June 2023
Odisha train mishap: Never-ending predicament of Nepal family who searches for relative 
Odisha train mishap: Never-ending predicament of Nepal family who searches for relative 

Four persons including two sisters who have come all way from Nepal are doing rounds of hospitals in Bhubaneswar hunting for the bodies of their relatives. 

  • Tuesday, 06 June 2023
Odisha train tragedy: Why sabotage angle not ruled out 
Odisha train tragedy: Why sabotage angle not ruled out 

The Express was running at a speed of 128 kmph speed on the main line and it was supposed to go straight as a goods train was already on the loop line. So, there was no question of the Coromandel Express taking the loop line. 

  • Tuesday, 06 June 2023
Plea in SC seeks panel headed by retired judge to probe Odisha 3-train accident
Odisha train accident-like crash averted in Mysuru in Feb; 'serious flaws in interlocking system'

In a letter, Hari Shankar Verma, the principal chief operations manager of South Western Railway had mentioned that electronic signals maintainer apparently bypassed the electronic interlocking system at Hosadurga station which could lead to a collision of Sampark Kranti train with the goods train.

  • Tuesday, 06 June 2023
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