Digital Desk, Kolkata. Bikaner Specific has derailed at Mainpuri in Jalpaiguri space of West Bengal. 4 folks have died on this horrific accident and there are reviews of accidents to many passengers. A compensation of Rs 5 lakh was introduced to the subsequent of kin of the deceased. Based on reviews, 12 coaches of the practice derailed, by which 4 bogies suffered main injury. One in every of these coaches has additionally landed within the water, from which the stranded passengers are being rescued.
Please inform that this practice was going from Patna in Bihar to Guwahati in Assam. After getting the knowledge, prime officers together with the district administration reached the spot. Other than this, ADRMs have additionally left for the spot. Railways issued emergency helpline quantity 8134054999. The Railways has ordered a high-level inquiry into the incident. Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and inquired about this incident.
– ANI (@ANI) January 13, 2022
The rescue operation is intensifying. Greater than 30 ambulances have already left for the spot. NDRF group can be about to achieve the accident web site. Based on the preliminary reviews, about 1200 folks have been on this practice. Of those, round 700 passengers had boarded the practice from Rajasthan. Railways has run a rescue practice to carry the passengers who’re stranded on the accident web site to their vacation spot. Round 40 folks have been rescued.
ABP Information journalist Manogya Loiwal has tweeted a video, by which it may be clearly seen how horrific the practice has grow to be a sufferer of the accident. The bogies are mounted on prime of one another. Some individuals are sitting on the railway observe carrying the injured. A crowd has gathered on the railway observe.
– MANOGYA LOIWAL मनोज्ञा लोईवाल (@manogyaloiwal) January 13, 2022
Railway Minister tweeted
Railway Minister tweeted that in an unlucky accident, 12 coaches of Bikaner-Guwahati Specific derailed close to New Maynaguri (West Bengal) at 5 pm. He’s personally monitoring the state of affairs for fast rescue operations, he added. He additional wrote in one other tweet that I spoke to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in regards to the incident and apprised him in regards to the rescue operations.
— Ashwini Vaishnaw (@AshwiniVaishnaw) January 13, 2022
PM Modi expressed condolences by tweeting
Allow us to let you know that in a tweet, PM Modi has expressed deep condolences to the households of these killed within the practice accident. He mentioned that Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnav took inventory of the state of affairs within the wake of the practice accident. The PM prayed for the speedy restoration of the injured.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) January 13, 2022