GHAZIABAD: A coach of New Delhi-Rajendranagar Sampoorna Kranti Express derailed near Ghaziabad, minutes after it left from New Delhi, officials said. No passenger was injured in the accident.
#SpotVisuals: Power car of Sampoorna Kranti Express derailed near Kotgaon Village in Ghaziabad at around 6.40 pm. No injuries reported. Train movement towards Moradabad halted. pic.twitter.com/AjXL0ALQwh— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) June 9, 2018
A Northern Railway official confirmed that the power coach of the train which was placed at the last derailed around 6.40 p.m. in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad district.
The Patna-bound train went off track at Kotgaon area in Ghaziabad at around 6:40 pm.
Rail traffic towards Moradabad has been held up, a northern railway spokesperson said.
"Restoration work is underway," he added.
(with PTI inputs)