Tag: Train Mishap

Odisha train tragedy explained in graphics
WATCH: Graphic Explainer Of Bahanaga Train Tragedy In Odisha

How Coromandel switched tracks leading to a deadly mishap – Here’s a graphical representation video explaining the chilling moments.

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  • Sunday, 04 June 2023
Odisha Train Tragedy: CBI probe recommended by Railway Board, informs Ashwini Vaishnaw
Odisha Train Tragedy: CBI probe recommended by Railway Board, informs Ashwini Vaishnaw

The Centre along with the support of the state government are giving all support to the injured patients who are admitted to various hospitals in Balasore, Cuttack and Bhubaneswar.

  • Sunday, 04 June 2023
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Only Coromandel Express met with accident, informs Railway Board on Odisha train mishap

Member of Operation and Business Development, Railway Board, Jaya Varma Sinha said that preliminary findings suggest that there have been some issues with the signalling. A detailed report from the Commissioner of Railway Safety is awaited.

  • Sunday, 04 June 2023
Mamata Ashwini war of words over death toll in Balasore train accident
Mamata-Vaishnaw engage in war of words over death toll in Bahanaga train mishap

During her visit to the train mishap site in Balasore's Bahanaga, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee was seen engaging in war of words with Union Railway Vaishnaw over the death toll in the accident.

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  • Sunday, 04 June 2023
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Odisha train tragedy exact death toll is 275, not 288: Odisha Chief Secretary

“As some bodies were counted twice, at the spot and the hospital again, the death toll said then was not correct. Now, after detailed verification and report by the district Collector, the final death toll in the train tragedy is 275,” said Jena.

  • Sunday, 04 June 2023
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Odisha rail tragedy: Expert doctors’ team from Delhi to assist treatment of injured, says Mandaviya

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya, who arrived in Odisha today, visited Bhubaneswar AIIMS where the bodies of those killed in the train mishap have been preserved.BIB

  • Sunday, 04 June 2023
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LIC announces relaxations for victims of Odisha train tragedy

Expressing grief over the tragedy, the Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) has announced to support those affected and expedite settlement claims to provide financial relief.

  • Sunday, 04 June 2023
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Odisha rail tragedy: Latest list of trains cancelled and rescheduled

Due to the mishap, several trains have been cancelled, diverted and rescheduled.

  • Sunday, 04 June 2023
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Odisha train tragedy: CM Naveen briefs PM Modi about situation; '793 injured already discharged'

Patnaik assured PM Modi that the Odisha government is taking all possible steps to save the lives of the injured passengers who are currently undergoing treatment at various hospitals in the state.

  • Sunday, 04 June 2023
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Odisha train tragedy: Restoration work in full swing, identification of bodies underway

Odisha Chief Secretary Pradeep Jena said that the restoration work is being undertaken on a war footing by the Indian Railways at the accident site.

  • Sunday, 04 June 2023
MoCA asks airlines to check any abnormal airfare surge to and from Bhubaneswar
Odisha train accident: MoCA asks airlines to check any abnormal airfare surge to and from Bhubaneswar

"In view of the unfortunate accident in Odisha, the Ministry of Civil Aviation has advised all airlines to monitor any abnormal surge in airfares to and from Bhubaneswar and other airports of the State and take necessary action regarding the same," it said in a statement.

  • Saturday, 03 June 2023
World leaders mourn loss of lives in Odisha train accident
World leaders mourn loss of lives in Odisha train accident

Putin sent his condolences to President Droupadi Murmu and Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the deadly train collision in Balasore.

  • Saturday, 03 June 2023
PM Modi met accident victims at Balasore hospital
Odisha train tragedy: Guilty will not be spared, says PM Modi after spot visit

The statement from the PM came after he went to Balasore hospital and met the accident victims.

  • Saturday, 03 June 2023
PM Modi inspects train accident site, takes stock of situation
Odisha train tragedy: PM Modi inspects train accident site, takes stock of situation

He was accompanied by Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw, and Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan and was briefed on the situation by both Vaishnaw as well as officers of the disaster management team which worked overnight to rescue people at the disaster site where at least 261 people have died and 900 more injured.

  • Saturday, 03 June 2023
Preliminary probe suggests Coromandel Express entered loop line instead of main line, hit goods trai
Odisha train tragedy: Preliminary probe suggests Coromandel Express entered loop line instead of main line, hit goods train

The coaches of Bengaluru-Howrah Superfast Express capsized after crashing into the coaches of Coromandel Express that had scattered on the adjacent track.

  • Saturday, 03 June 2023
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