At least 17 passengers have died and 120 other injured after an engine and four coaches of Diva-Sawantwadi express derailed on Sunday morning near Nagothane in Raigarh. The mishap occurred at about 9.30 am between Nagothane and Roha stations just outside a tunnel.
PM Manmohan Singh expressed sorrow at the loss of lives in a rail accident in Uttar Pradesh and directed the Railway Ministry to deploy
all available resources in the area for rescue and relief
A local train on Friday derailed after
its wheels ran off the tracks in between Borivali and
Kandivali railway stations here but no one was injured and
train services have been restored, Railway police said.