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Friday, March 20, 2015

Janta Express derailed near Bachhrawan railway station: 24 passangers dead, 200 injured

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Janta Express derailed near Bachhrawan railway station: 24 passangers dead, 200 injured
A glimpse of accident spot-- photo by Vivek Singh Chauhan
       Bacchrawan, 20 March 2015: Varanasi bound Janta Express, running from Dehradun, derailed at 9:30 a.m. on Friday morning near Bachhrawan railway station under district Raibareli in Uttar Pradesh .
          24 people died on the spot, while more than 200 passengers were injured. The rescue operation is being carried out on the accident spot.
Mr. Manoj Sinha, State Minister for railway, is to arrive to assess the damage by the accident. He has extended the order to probe the cause of accident, and the helpline telephone numbers have been issued for the close ones and the relatives of the victims. Mr.Sinha said, "The needful assistance has been sent to the place". He added, "If  anymore information reach here, I shall share it with you".
            The medical  and rescue team has been sent to the place to provide the help after the incident. An official, the district administration,  told that the 15 dead bodies from the damage compartment has been out, many of them are inside it.
   The injured passengers are being treated at the first aid center at Bachhrawan, Raibareli hospital and Lucknow Hospital. 
 Helpline:
 Lucknow- 09794830973
Varanasi- 0542-2503814
Pratapgarh- 0534-2223830
Raibareli- 0535-05352211224


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