Ghaziabad: A major tragedy was averted back in Ghaziabad on Saturday. New Delhi-Rajendranagar Sampoorna Kranti Express derailed near Ghaziabad at 6.40 PM. The train got derailed minutes after leaving New Delhi railway station. The incident occured near Kotgaon in Ghaziabad. No passenger was injured in the accident.
Power car of Sampoorna Kranti Express derailed near Kotgaon Village in Ghaziabad at around 6.40 pm. No injuries reported. Train movement towards Moradabad halted. pic.twitter.com/z9jKUNFCqa
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While confirming the derailment of the train, officials of the Northern Railway said that the train’s power coach derailed near Ghaziabad at 6:40 pm. After the derailment of the train, the Delhi-Aligarh Route has completely stalled. Due to this accident, trains are being delayed for several hours.
Rail passengers are facing problems due to the disruption of the operations of trains. The concerned railway employees are trying to derail the collapsed train compartment.