Coach of Jammu Tawi-Jaipur express derails near Jalandhar

Jammu tawi-Jaipur Express derails near Jalandhar
Image Courtesy – Hindustan Times

Jammu, 29 April: An AC coach of Jammu Tawi – Jaipur Express (18216) derailed earlier today around 12: 43 pm  at Suranassi near Jalandhar

As the bogey derailed, the widow glasses of the AC bogey shattered, leaving the 36 passengers terrified.

Serious damage was averted as a railway official pulled the chain as soon as the derailment happened. The train came to a halt soon after.

According to media reports, railway officials have confirmed that the axle of the AC coach had broken due to which the coach derailed.

Meanwhile, the passengers of the derailed coach have been shifted. The DRM will visit the site shortly.

Image Courtesy – Hindustan Times

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