SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY
DERAILMENT OF onE COACH OF EMU EMPTY RAKE BETWEEN RAMRAJATALAAND DASNAGAR
Kolkata, 10th December, 2018:
One coach of EMU empty rake (7th from Motor Coach) got derailed between Ramrajatala and Dasnagar on Down Line. Mid Line and Up Line OHE infringed. There was no injury as it was an empty coach. As a result, some EMU locals were cancelled and some EMU locals were short terminated/short originated from Santragachi.
This apart, 12246 Yesvantpur-Howrah Duronto Express and 18646 Hyderabad-Howrah East Coast Express will be short terminated at Santragachi.
Two Up trains i.e 12813 Howrah-Tatanagar Steel Express and 58015 Howrah-Adra Shiromani Fast Passenger will be short originated from Santragachi. Passengers of these trains are being taken from Howrah to Santragachi in a special train.
Additional General Manager, South Eastern Railway, Sri Anirban Datta, Senior Railway officers of Headquarters and Division rushed to the site. Relief train and Break Down Van were sent to the spot for rerailment and rectification.