Railway begins probe into Mathura train mishap

An inquiry into the train
accident near Mathura that claimed 22 lives began on Thursday with
the Commissioner of Railway Safety visiting the mishap site.

Case filed against unknown persons in train collision incident

Police on Wednesday registered a case against "unknown persons" after it emerged that the Mewar Express had come to a sudden halt because the emergency chain was pulled, after which another train rammed into it, killing 22 people.

Railways claimed decline in accidents over the years

In a defensive posture, railways on Wednesday claimed accidents across its zones have steadily climbed down over the years even as the death toll in today`s train accident near Mathura reached 22.

Driver, assistant taken off duty after Mathura train mishap

Railways on Wednesday took off duty the driver and assistant driver of Goa Express, which rammed into stationary Mewar Express near Mathura, and initiated inquiry into the mishap in which more than 20 people were killed.

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