8 coaches of the Jabalpur- Nizamuddin Mahakaushal Express derailed in the early hours on Thursday near Mahoba station in Uttar Pradesh injuring more than 36 passengers. The bogies which derailed comprised three AC and three general. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed state Health Minister Siddharth Nath Singh to visit the accident site.The health minister said he was personally monitoring the rescue and relief efforts.Thirty doctors and 21 ambulances have been rushed to the accident site, the minister said. | Mahakaushal Express |
The cause of the derailment is yet to be found while the railways have established Helpline numbers Jhansi, Gwalior, Banda and Nizamuddin stations to disseminate information to relatives of the passengers.