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Sealdah-Ajmer express train derails near Kanpur

15 coaches derailed
15 coaches derailed
15 coaches of the Sealdah-Ajmer express train derailed near Rura railway station in Kanpur dehat district today.
What happened?BCCL
What happened?
The incident took place around near Rura railway station, 70 km from Kanpur, when the train was crossing a bridge overhead a dry canal in the area.
Rescue mission is onBCCL
Rescue mission is on
Rescue and relief operations have been started at the accident spot with the district health department dispatching 14 ambulances and relief teams from Kanpur and Tundla.
43 injured
43 injured
While 33 injured passengers have been admitted to the district hospital, 10 have been admitted to the Hallet Hospital in Kanpur.
Helpline numbersBCCL
Helpline numbers
Personally monitoring the situation in wake of unfortunate derailment of Sealdah-Ajmer express near Kanpur, said Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu.

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