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Three injured as train derails in Madhya Pradesh

Last Updated: Monday, September 5, 2011 - 22:43

Jabalpur: Three persons were injured when two
bogies of the Bhopal-Bilaspur passenger train derailed on Monday
near Salaiya station between Damoh and Katni section of the
Western Railway.

The incident occurred around 08.15 am when two bogies,
third and fourth from the engine derailed causing injuries to
three persons, railway sources said.

A relief train was soon dispatched from Jabalpur to help
the stranded passengers, they said.

Divisional Railway Manager (DRM), Jabalpur, AK Gupta
has formed a three-member committee to probe the incident.

The injured were provided a relief of Rs 500 each by the
railway authorities.

The train resumed its onward journey by noon, the
sources added.


First Published: Monday, September 5, 2011 - 22:43
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