The accident took place on June 2 when the Coromandel Express crashed into a stationary freight train at Bahanaga Bazar station in Balasore district and collided with the Yeshwantpur-Howrah Express.
Apart from this, the railway has awarded tenders for Delhi-Mumbai and Delhi-Howrah corridors, which cover approximately 3000 routes and work is in progress on these routes, the railway minister said.
Choudhary recommended standard practices be followed for carrying out signalling-modification work.
Inquiry report cites faulty signalling and human error as reasons for June 2 triple-train accident.
The circuit was shifted five years back without following the standard practice and there was no approved circuit diagram (for future reference) issued for the ELB replacement.
As many as 35 persons are camping at the guest house while 15 others have left for home due to a delay in the arrival of DNA reports.
Bahanaga Bazar station starts functioning normally from Tuesday
Vaishnaw also expressed gratitude to the local residents and various welfare organisations of Bahanaga for coming to the rescue of injured passengers and becoming the first responders of the accident.
The team took a collective decision to donate the money after the accident happened in Odisha, which claimed the lives of nearly 300 passengers and left over 1,000 injured.
Meanwhile, 81 bodies remain unidentified at AIIMS Bhubaneswar.
As they could not find him there, they travelled to Cuttack and then Bhubaneswar in search of his body.
As many as 155 injured passengers are now undergoing treatment at different hospitals.
The three-day programme is being organised by Bahanaga-Soro Anchalika Mancha and Balasore Samajika Sanghathan, a local social organisation, with donations and contributions from locals.
Before we realised what happened, the entire area turned dark and smoky.
Passengers who book tickets at railway counters and those travelling in general coaches do not have any insurance coverage.
Terming the accident as an "act of sabotage," the signatories flagged 'efforts to undermine' the nation's security and progress.
With enough evidence to show that some kind of tampering was done with the interlocking system, the job now is to make it "tamper-proof", senior officials said.
Could this technology have failed to prevent the disaster, or was it manipulated? Equally, is it possible to manipulate the system manually?
Chidambaram also said the BJP MPs' letter in response to Kharge was "shallow on facts and hollow on arguments.
A teacher couple that lived nearby admitted passengers to the local high school and even turned the educational institution into a temporary morgue when the body count grew.