train derailment

Train derailment kills five, injures 87 in southeast Iran

Wednesday's report says rescue workers transferred injured passengers to hospitals in Zahedan city, the provincial capital of Sistan and Baluchistan province.

published on : 25th September 2019

Two bogies of Lucknow-Kanpur MEMU train derail at Kanpur station, no casualty

However, there was no report of any casualty, North-Central Railway PRO Amit Malviya said.

published on : 28th August 2019

Goods train derails between Mumbai and Pune, 10 intercity trains cancelled, four diverted 

The railway has requested the state government and various agencies to run extra buses between Mumbai and Pune for intercity travellers.

published on : 1st July 2019

Derailments triggering fear, say rail passengers

Two incidents of derailments in less than four days in Uttar Pradesh have induced a sense of fear among train passengers.

published on : 24th August 2017

After Utkal Express tragedy, Railway Ministry clarifies train accidents have declined in the past three years

In 2014-15, the number of accidents was 135 which decreased to 107 in 2015-16 and further to 104 in 2016-17, the Ministry said.

published on : 21st August 2017

Utkal Express derailment: Rs 25 lakh disbursed so far as ex-gratia to accident victims, says Railways

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has announced that Rs 3.5 lakh will be paid to the kin of the dead, Rs 50,000 to the grievously injured and Rs 25,000 to those with minor injuries.

published on : 20th August 2017

Utkal train derailment: Muzaffarnagar Medical College medical superintendent says no serious casualty

BK Sharma said that 25 people have been brought at the hospital since last night after the Utkal train derailment tragedy.

published on : 20th August 2017

Utkal train derailment victims recall ordeal

23 people lost their lives, while at least 97 passengers were injured after the high-speed Utkal Express jumped the rails.

published on : 20th August 2017

Work was being carried out on tracks, probe on, says Railways on Utkal Express derailment

The railway ministry said 21 people were killed and 97 injured, 26 of them grievously, in the accident near Khatauli in western Uttar Pradesh.

published on : 20th August 2017

156 injured in Utkal Express derailment, says Uttar Pradesh CM's Principal Secretary

The Union railway ministry said in a release early this morning that 21 people were killed and 97 injured, 26 of them grievously, in the derailment yesterday.

published on : 20th August 2017

Utkal Express derailment in Uttar Pradesh: You can contact these helpline numbers

Fourteen coaches of a high-speed Puri-Haridwar Kalinga Utkal Express in UP's Muzzafarnagar jumped the rails on Saturday evening claiming at least 21 lives and leaving over 97 injured.

published on : 20th August 2017

Utkal Express derailment in Uttar Pradesh: Locals come together to give aid to traumatised victims

Fourteen coaches of a high-speed Puri-Haridwar Kalinga Utkal Express jumped the rails on Saturday evening,  claiming at least 21 lives and leaving a large number of passengers injured.

published on : 20th August 2017

Muzzafarnagar train derailment: Utkal Express passengers rescued injured before help reached

Ram Prakash, who was travelling in the S7 coach, told ANI that after the accident passengers of the train started rescuing other injured passengers.

published on : 20th August 2017

Nightmare at Khatauli for Utkal Express passengers, locals

The tragic accident in Khatauli area in the district was not a nightmare for just the passengers of the ill-fated Utkal Express, but also for the locals whose houses lined the tracks.

published on : 20th August 2017

Utkal Express derailment in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar: 21 dead, 92 injured; Three top Railways officials sent on leave, four engineering officers suspended

The mishap took place at the Meerut-Saharanpur section of Delhi division of Northern Railways. Sources said some of the coaches crashed into nearby houses causing major damage to public and property.

published on : 19th August 2017
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