Derailment Of 24 Bogies Goods Train In MP


Bhopal: 24 bogies of a goods train derailed in Satna district in Madhya Pradesh late on Friday. The incident disrupted the railway traffic on the Mumbai-Howrah up line and the Satna-Rewa route.

However, there were no reports of any casualties. Meanwhile, the railway officials are working to fix the damaged track and restore traffic.

The incident comes a day after the engine of a 13-wagon goods train derailed near Chidambaram in Cuddalore district of Tamil Nadu.

The wagons were laden with coal from Karaikal Port and the goods train was proceeding to Kaikuppam private thermal power station when the engine derailed at the Puduchatram station.