Shaktipunj Express derailment: at least 7 coaches derail, no casualties

In another railway accident in Uttar Pradesh, seven trainers from Howrah-Jabalpur Shaktipunj Express derailed near the Obra in Sonbhadra district. Nobody has been harmed in the mischance.

This is the fourth railway accident inside a month and the first since Piyush Goyal gave over the duty of the Railways in the current renovating of the Cabinet after Suresh Prabhu offers to venture down to assume moral liability of the arrangement of mischances of railway.

Fourteen fast mentors Kalinga-Utkal Puri Haridwar Express hopped the railing, one of them colliding with a house adjoining the track close Khatauli in Uttar Pradesh of Muzaffarnagar on August 20, killing no less than 23 individuals and leaving a few harmed. The prepare originated from Puri in Odisha and goes to Haridwar in Uttarakhand, for the most part a voyage of around 36 hours.

Three days after the fact, on August 23, nine mentors from the Delhi-bound Kaifiyat Express wrecked in Auraiya locale of Uttar Pradesh, after the prepare slammed into a dumper, leaving no less than 25 individuals injured. Hours after the Kaifiyat Express crash, the then Minister of Railways Suresh Prabhu offered to step down.

In a progression of passionate tweets, Prabhu said he was “extremely harmed” over the two crashes in Uttar Pradesh. “In under three years as a Minister, I have dedicated my blood and sweat to the change of railways. Under the administration of the PM, he looked to defeat many years of disregard through fundamental changes in all regions, prompting phenomenal venture and objectives,” he said.

Sources: Business Standard, India Today