SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY
DERAILMENT OF TRAINS AT BAHANAGA BAZAR STATION
OF KHARAGPUR DIVISION
Kolkata, 3rdJune, 2023:
Train no. 12841 Shalimar-Chennai Coromandal Express and Train no. 12864 Sir M Visvesvaraya-Howrah Superfast Express got derailed near Bahanaga Bazar Railway station at around 18.55 Hrs on 02.06.2023. Accident Relief trains with medical equipments and doctors have rushed to the site from Kharagpur and Bhadrak.
As of now, 38 casualties and more than 300 injured passengers are reported. Injured passengers have been taken to the Hospitals of Gopalpur, Khantapara, Balasore, Bhadrak and Soro.
Two ARME (Medical Trains) have reached the site alongwith 10 Doctors and a team of Paramedics, who are attending the injured passengers. Further a team of 27 Doctors and a team of Paramedics are also on their way to the accident site.