Kathgodam-Howrah Express coach derails in UP, none injured

Gorakhpur, Oct 11 : One coach of Kathgodam-Howrah Express train derailed on Thursday near Domingarh station in Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh on Thursday, though no one was injured, officials said.

A senior railway official said that the last coach derailed around 12.59 p.m. while the train was being shunted to the Domingarh yard, just outside Gorakhpur.

Traffic on Jagatbela-Domingarh main down line was disrupted for more than an hour due to the derailment. Traffic was restored by 2.15 p.m.

On Wednesday morning, at least five persons were killed and over 30 injured after nine coaches and the engine of New Delhi-bound New Farakka Express derailed in rural stretch of Rae Bareli.

/IANS

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