Nearly 100 people died and more than 100 were injured as 14 coaches of Patna Indore express got derailed near Kanpur Raval Kanpur rural at around 3:00 A.M. on Sunday.
The tragedy has led to diversion and cancellation of various trains whereas the injured have been rushed to hospitals. Further, rescue and relief operations are underway to provide all sorts of help to the injured. In view of the accident, the Railway Ministry has issued various helpline numbers for assistance.
Indore – 07411072
Ujjain – 07342560906
Ratlam - 074121072
Jhansi - 05101072
Orai - 051621072
Additional Helpline No
PNBE – 0612 -2202290
RLY – 025-83288
MGS – 05412-251258
Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has said that Railway, district, state and NDRF teams are doing their best to help the passengers in distress. Further, he has claimed that enquiry has been initiated into the accident and all sorts of relief and assitance is being offered to the passengers.
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— Suresh Prabhu (@sureshpprabhu) November 28, 2015
All rescue relief work on to deal with unfortunate accident. All medical and other help rushed.Enquiry ordered. Situation monitored closely
— Suresh Prabhu (@sureshpprabhu) November 20, 2016
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