Uttar Pradesh Train Derailment Updates: Vasco Da Gama Patna Express Derails in Uttar Pradesh state near Manikpur railway station. The train derailment incident took place in the early morning at 4:20 AM on 24th November. Also, a lot of train derailments are taking place in the country. The latest update is 13 coaches of the Vasco da Gama Patna train derails in UP Chitrakoot. Here are the latest updates of the Uttar Pradesh train Derailment.
Uttar Pradesh Train Derailment Updates: 3 People Dead 9 Injured
After the incident took place, the train movements were disrupted on the Patna Allahabad route. As per the latest reports from the officials, total three people dead and nine people are injured in the train derailment. Two of the passengers have died at the spot while the other passenger died in the hospital. The injured people are undergoing treatment in the hospital out which two people are serious. Let us hope all of them will be fine.
The Railway officials and the rescue team have rushed to the spot after the train derailment took place. Also, the authorities are investigating the cause of the train derailment. One of the official says that the fractured railway track must have led to the derailment. But, the exact reason behind the train derailment will be out after the completion of the investigation. We need to wait till the investigation completes to know the reason for the derailment.
Vasco da Gama Patna Express Derails in Uttar Pradesh
Rail Minister Piyush Goyal announces a compensation of five lakhs for the deceased and one lakh for the injured. The helpline numbers are provided by the railway officials. If the passengers need any sort of help or the details they can call on the helpline number. Check out the helpline numbers which are present in the tweet of Railway minister Piyush Goyal.
Piyush Goyal tweets as Immediate rescue and relief operations started and an inquiry ordered into the derailment of Vasco da Gama – Patna express in Manikpur, Uttar Pradesh. My deep condolences to the families of the deceased. The railway department must take necessary steps in preventing the train derailments. The track checks must be done regularly as to avoid the train derailments. Also, let us hope no more train derailments take place in the future. Here is the tweet of the Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on the incident.
Immediate rescue and relief operations started and an inquiry ordered into the derailment of Vasco De Gama – Patna Express at Manikpur, UP. My sincere condolences to the families of the deceased. pic.twitter.com/DJDbt5qkEa
— Piyush Goyal (@PiyushGoyal) November 24, 2017
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