Maoists blow up tracks, goods train derails in Jharkhand

A goods train was derailed after Maoists blew up a stretch of railway tracks between Latehar and Bendi railway stations in Latehar district early Monday.

By Ritesh K Srivastava | Last Updated: Sep 08, 2014, 10:15 AM IST
Maoists blow up tracks, goods train derails in Jharkhand

Latehar: A goods train was derailed after Maoists blew up a stretch of railway tracks between Latehar and Bendi railway stations in Latehar district early Monday.

The rebels damaged the tracks at around 2 am, causing the derailment of the coal-laden goods wagon, the police said.

More details are awaited.