Sportswoman`s leg amputated in accident

Updated: Apr 13, 2011, 18:23 PM IST

Bareilly: A 23-year-old national-level
sportswoman had her leg cut off from her body after she fell
from a moving train between Chenati and Bareilly railway
stations, police said here on Wednesday.

Sonu Sinha, a national-level football and volleyball
player, fell from the Padmavat Express on Monday night while
she was traveling to Delhi to appear in an examination, they

Sonu`s left leg was amputated in the accident and she
has been admitted to the district hospital, the police said.

She boarded the train from Lucknow and was traveling in
the general compartment, they added.