Detection of fractured track, averts train mishap

A major train tragedy was averted due to timely detection of a fractured track on the Delhi-Ambala section, 16 kms from here, Northern Railway officials said Sunday.

Last Updated: Nov 07, 2010, 13:27 PM IST

Muzaffarnagar: A major train tragedy was averted due to timely detection of a fractured track on the Delhi-Ambala section, 16 kms from here, Northern Railway officials said Sunday.
The incident occurred Saturday shortly before Ahmedabad-Haridwar mail was to pass through the broken track.
They said, adding the fracture was detected during routine patrolling and movement of trains was disrupted on the route for an hour to repair the track.

PTI