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Updated December 19th, 2023 at 14:03 IST

UP: Goods train derailed near Chandari station on Delhi-Howrah track in Kanpur

Kanpur: Wagons of goods train derailed near Chandari station on Delhi Howrah track of Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh.

Reported by: Nishtha Narayan
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Kanpur: Wagons of goods train derailed near Chandari station on Delhi Howrah track of Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. 

Three coaches of the goods train derailed.

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The goods train was on the loop line.

Repair work  was underway by railway employees.

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Earlier on Sunday night, a freight train derailed between Beohari and Chhataini railway station on the Katni-Singrauli stretch, narrowly averting a massive train tragedy.

According to sources, the coal-laden freight train was traveling from Katni to Singrauli when, at about 2:30 in the morning, six of the wagons derailed for unknown reasons.

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After receiving information, officials raced to the scene and began rescue and restoration efforts. According to sources, there were no casualties recorded in the collision, but the Katni-Singrauli route's commutation was nonetheless impacted.

On Monday, West Central Railway (WCR) diverted two trains. On Monday, Shaktipunj Express's up and down routes were rerouted, according to WCR official sources.
 

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Published December 19th, 2023 at 14:03 IST

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