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Train accident averted in Andhra Pradesh as keyman identifies faulty line in time

The keyman identified the broken railway line just before the Puri-Tirupati Express was about to pass.

Train accident averted in Andhra Pradesh as keyman identifies faulty line in time
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Krishna: A railway accident was averted in Bhairavapatnam village of Andhra Pradesh owing to the alertness of a keyman on duty on Friday.

The keyman identified the broken railway line just before the Puri-Tirupati Express was about to pass. He was checking the track and when he identified the fault, he stopped the train approaching.

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Temporary repairs were made on the track after which the train was allowed to pass. The temporary glitch resulted in Puri-Tirupati express, Narasapur express and Nagarsol express being delayed by more than half an hour.