PM Expresses Grief Over Indore-Patna Express Derailment


New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today expressed grief over the loss of lives in the derailment of the Indore-Patna Express.

The Prime Minister said that Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu is personally monitoring the situation.
“Prayers with those injured in the tragic train accident. I’ve spoken to @sureshpprabhu, who is personally monitoring the situation closely,” PM Modi said.

At least 63 people have been killed and over 150 injured in the derailment of the Indore-Patna Express in Kanpur dehat district in the wee hours today.