Rail traffic disrupted on Howrah-Delhi route

Last Updated: Thursday, October 6, 2011 - 11:42

Etawah: Rail traffic on the Howrah-Delhi route was Thursday disrupted after a crack was detected on the railway track near Bhupat Sarai railway station, a senior officer said here.

The crack was detected between the upline Bhupat Sarai
and Etawah railway stations this morning after which three
trains including Gomti and Mahabodi were stopped, station
manager P K Kamal said.

He said the repair work was being carried out and is
likely to be completed soon.

This is the such second incident in less than a week.
Earlier on October 2, at least half a dozen trains were
stranded after a crack was detected on the railway track near
Sarai Bhupat railway station.

PTI



First Published: Thursday, October 6, 2011 - 11:42

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