The parcel van attached next to engine caught fire and was immediately detached from the train.
Fire tenders from city were rushed to the spot and managed to douse the flames.
Later, the train left for destination further, Central Railway, Nagpur division, PRO P D Patil, said, adding no one was injured in the incident.
Railways are investigating the cause of fire, sources added.
Nagpur: A parcel van of the 16031 Chennai-Jammu Andaman Express caught fire early Friday at Godhni station near here, railway sources said.
First Published: Friday, May 18, 2012, 15:46