Maynaguri train accident in West Bengal.
Maynaguri, Train crash today: Terrible train accident in West Bengal. And it is feared that many people will die.
The Bikaner-Guwahati Express is known to have been derailed. As a result, many deaths are feared in Domahani of Mainaguri.
According to locals, they went ahead when they heard a loud noise at noon. Then they saw that several bogies of that train had derailed.
Bogies got up on another bogie. And it has been feared that many people could die.
Train accident in West Bengal today
6 Bikaner-Guwahati Express bogies are known to have derailed. Another bogie climbed on top of a bogie. As a result, the death toll could rise considerably.
The accident is known to have occurred around 5 p.m. that day. It is unknown at this time what he will do after leaving office.
Rescuers have already left for the scene. Bikaner-Ghy 15633 6 train bogies are twisted.
Unfortunately, many people are still lying along the railway line. Initially, it was thought to be due to a technical glitch.
However, it is believed that this may have occurred due to cracks in the railway. And because of the high speed, another bogie is known to go up on a bogie.
At least seven passengers killed, Rs 5 lakh compensation announced, Minister of Railways to arrive tomorrow.
All passengers have been rescued from the Bikaner Express accident. This was stated by Gunit Kaur, Director of Public Relations for North East Frontier Railways.
At least seven train passengers have so far died in the accident. Eighteen people were taken to hospital with injuries. The condition of 15 of them is said to be critical.
In total, two and a half hundred passengers were rescued from the crash site. Prime Minister Narendra Modi also tweeted his condolences to the families of those killed in the accident. He wished speedy recovery to the injured.
Spoke to Railways Minister Shri @AshwiniVaishnaw and took stock of the situation in the wake of the train accident in West Bengal. My thoughts are with the bereaved families. May the injured recover quickly.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) January 13, 2022
Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnav has already announced a compensation of Rs 5 lakh to the families of the deceased.
Seriously injured will receive one lakh rupees. Slightly damaged will be compensated at the rate of 25 thousand rupees.
Spoke with Hon'ble PM and apprised him about the rescue operations.
— Ashwini Vaishnaw (@AshwiniVaishnaw) January 13, 2022
The Railways Minister tweeted that he had given details of the accident to the prime minister. The Railway Minister himself will arrive at the accident site tomorrow morning.
He also said that he was overseeing the rescue operation. He said that a total of twelve Beacon Express compartments had been derailed.
Rail 8 has conducted a high-level investigation to find out the real cause of the accident.
The chairman of the Railway Board and DG Safety 7 left for the accident site. The general manager of North East Frontier Railways also went for the scene.
Initially, railway officials estimated that the accident was due to a fault in the railway.