Jabalpur-Ajmer Dayodaya Express train derails near Jaipur

Jaipur, Feb 1 : A superfast train-Dayodaya Express plying between Jabalpur and Ajmer derailed near Jaipur on Friday, officials said.

No casualties or injuries were reported in the mishap but there were mild injuries to the driver, police said.

The engine of the Dayodaya Express overturned and the immediate coach after it derailed near Sanganer railway station- 15 km south of Jaipur- around 1 pm, a North Western Railway spokesperson said.

“The train was running towards Jaipur junction from Ajmer when the engine derailed and overturned,” Sanganer police station incharge Lakhan Khatana said.

The incident led to partial cancellation of three trains and diversion of two others.

The Visakhapatnam-Bhagat Ki Kothi Express will stand cancelled between Sawai Madhopur and Bhagat Ki Kothi station near Jodhpur, the NWR spokesperson said.

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