Tuesday, 6 December 2016

2 coaches of Capital Express derail in North Bengal last night, 10 people injured

At least 10 people were injured when two coaches and the engine of Guwahati-bound Capital Express from Bihar’s Rajendra Nagar Terminal derailed in North Bengal on Tuesday.
The incident took place shortly after 9 PM near Shamuktala Road station, which is about 32 km from Alipurduar Railway Division headquarters.
North East Frontier Railway officials said an accident relief train has already reached the spot from Alipurduar along with senior railway officials.
The injured have been rushed to Alipurduardistrict hospital for treatment and relief and rescue work is underway, said Alipurduar DRM Sanjiv Kishore.