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14 wagons derailed on Kaimur-Gaya Mughalsarai railway line in Bihar

Goods train

Bihar, August 2: At least fourteen wagons of a goods train derailed on Kaimur-Gaya Mughalsarai railway line on Wednesday; train movement affected.

No injuries were reported.

The accident took place around 4 a.m. near Karnash railway halt. Several metres of the track was damaged, an East Central Railway (ECR) official said.

Rajesh Kumar, the Chief Public Relation Officer (CPRO) of ECR said railway authorities have launched a probe into the cause of the derailment.

He said some trains were stopped at different stations, several trains were diverted and only one express train was cancelled.

“It will take at least four to five hours before normal traffic can resume,” he said.

According to him, top Railway officials were camping at the accident site.

Wefornews Bureau

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