Cuttack, Sep 29: Two people, including a woman have been
reportedly killed and several injured in a collision between a Passenger train
and a Goods train moving in a single track near Kathjodi Station here on
the Bhubaneswar-Bhadrak passenger train hit the goods train from behind
allegedly due to wrong signal on the track at around 6.30 pm.
launched helpline numbers (0674) 2490670, 2301525, 9437579238 .
team rushed to the spot and rescued people. All the injured persons have been
rushed to the SCB Medical College and Hospital, Cuttack.
the spot and the injured have been taken to SCB Medical College and Hospital.
The reason of the collision is not clear yet, however it is being speculated
that a lack of communication between the two vehicles might have triggered the
to the spot for rescue operations.
DCP Sanjeev Arora, Cuttack district Collector Nirmal Chandra Mishra and DRM
(Khurda) and Railway Chief Safety Officer (ECoR) have also rushed to the
treatment to the injured.