Patna: Four people were injured on Sunday after 13 compartments of Tapti-Ganga Express train derailed in Bihar's Chhapra. The 19046 Chhapra-Surat Taptiganga drailed at Gautamsthan in at around 9:45 am.
Four injured after more than 10 coaches of Tapti-Ganga express train derail near Gautam Asthan,Chhapra in Bihar pic.twitter.com/UuTDn8vD32
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No casualties have been reported so far. The reasons behind the derailment are yet to be ascertained.
Last month, at least six people died after nine bogies of Jogbani-Anand Vihar Terminal Seemanchal Express derailed in Bihar's Sahadai Buzurg on a Sunday morning. Several people were also injured in the mishap.
The accident took place in Bihar's Vaishali district at around 3:58 am. The 12487 Jogbani-Anand Vihar Seemanchal Express originated from Jogbani in Kishanganj district.
One general coach, one AC coach B3, three sleeper coaches - S8, S9, S10 and six more coaches of the train had derailed.