Goods train derails in Punjab, no injuries

Six coaches of a goods train derailed near a railway station here in Punjab Wednesday. No one was injured.

Last Updated: Dec 08, 2010, 13:58 PM IST

Ludhiana: Six coaches of a goods train derailed near a railway station here in Punjab Wednesday. No one was injured.

The train, going from Ambala to Ludhiana`s dry port, ran off the tracks near Dhandari Kalan railway station and hit electricity poles, disrupting rail traffic and power supply.

In the process, the Amritsar-Delhi Shatabdi Express and Greebrath Express were delayed for nearly three hours, an official said.
Ludhiana, the industrial hub of Punjab, is around 100 km from Chandigarh.

IANS