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Apr 20 2019 (10:04)   Poorva Express accident: 25 people sustain minor injuries after coaches of New Delhi-Howrah train overturn near Kanpur

Shaurya117^~   6 news posts
Entry# 4296256   News Entry# 380921         Tags   Past Edits
By FP Staff
Kanpur: Twenty-five people sustained minor injuries when five coaches of the Howrah-New Delhi Poorva Express overturned near Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh early on Saturday. A total of twelve coaches of the train derailed in the incident, PTI reported.
The train was going to New Delhi when the incident occurred near Rooma railway station — about 20 kilometres from Kanpur — in Kanpur Nagar district around 12.50 am. Four out of the 12 derailed Linke Hofmann Busch (LHB) coaches have overturned, North Central Railway public relations officer Amit Malviya said.
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people were injured and three of them were admitted to a hospital. The coaches that derailed are: S8, S9, B1-B5, A1, A2, HA1, pantry car and an SLR (seating-cum-luggage rake), according to a railway statement.
Kanpur: Morning visuals from the spot where 12 coaches of Poorva Express, plying from Howrah to New Delhi, derailed near Rooma village at around 1 am today. No casualties reported. pic.twitter.com/sFw0jZvVib
— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) April 20, 2019
The district magistrate, senior superintendent of police and other senior officials reached the spot and supervised the rescue operation, the officials said. The railways have issued helpline numbers: 1072, 9454403738, 9454401463, 9454401075, 9454400384 and 0512-23333111/112/113.
Poorva Express derailment: One National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) team of 45 persons has reached the spot. Rescue operation underway. pic.twitter.com/b69w3AiwnB
— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) April 19, 2019
It has diverted and cancelled a number of trains. Efforts are on to resume the operations in the line, the statement said. The passengers were brought to the Kanpur Central railway station, from where they left for New Delhi in a special train at 5.45 am, it added.
With inputs from PTI and 101 Reporters

4 Public Posts - Sat Apr 20, 2019

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Apr 20 2019 (22:50)
22691 Making of an AC Exp
anvitjoshi^~   2338 blog posts
Re# 4296256-5            Tags   Past Edits
IR never said that more than 1 coach will not derail. It says that 1 coach will not crash/climb on to another coach. Had it been ICF, there would have been too many casualties. LHB is much safer.
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Aug 10 2018 (14:06)   20801/Magadh Express | IPR/Islampur (3 PFs)
Gaurav Bhartiya~   8738 blog posts
Entry# 3699804            Tags   Past Edits
Just now confirmed, 24 coaches rake of Hatia Express standing at IPR.
4 - 3AC coaches,
2 - 2AC coaches,
1 - H1 coach.
Train Board shows - Hatia - Islampur - New Delhi
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2 Public Posts - Sat Aug 11, 2018

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Aug 11 2018 (08:07)
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anvitjoshi^~   2338 blog posts
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UBL was part of SCR before SWR was formed. Hence UBL retained 73XX - 7 for SCR and 3 for UBL for express while 27XX - 2 for SF and 7 for SCR for SF trains. The only exception being Swarna Jayanti Exp. I don't know how it got 27XX while MYS was part of SR before SWR and SR had 26XX.
General Travel
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Jun 18 2018 (10:20)   12557/Sapt Kranti SF Express (PT)
22691 Making of an AC Exp
anvitjoshi^~   2338 blog posts
Entry# 3544762            Tags   Past Edits
Hello Friends, Is it possible to take 14311 from DLI if I take this train to ANVT? Avg delay says it is risky. Need expert suggestions plz. Thank you.

2 Public Posts - Mon Jun 18, 2018

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Jun 18 2018 (10:32)
22691 Making of an AC Exp
anvitjoshi^~   2338 blog posts
Re# 3544762-3            Tags   Past Edits
But Avg delay of 12557 is 5+ hours

3 Public Posts - Mon Jun 18, 2018

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Jun 18 2018 (10:40)
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anvitjoshi^~   2338 blog posts
Re# 3544762-7            Tags   Past Edits
Considering to change at MB is also a good option. Thanks a lot.

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Jun 18 2018 (10:42)
22691 Making of an AC Exp
anvitjoshi^~   2338 blog posts
Re# 3544762-8            Tags   Past Edits
That is exactly my worry. I have booked in 12557 as well as 12429. Don't know which one to take. I like sleeper travel so want to take Sapt Kranti but don't want to miss 14311. If 14311 also gets delayed on daily basis, then it is fine.

4 Public Posts - Mon Jun 18, 2018

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Jun 19 2018 (08:26)
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anvitjoshi^~   2338 blog posts
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Thanks for the detailed explanation. I will go for 12429 then. I m just going on a random trip. FInal destination in 14311 in BHUJ then will catch 22484 to JU from GIMB
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Mar 24 2018 (23:59)   11307/Kalaburagi (Gulbarga) - Hyderabad Intercity Express | GR/Kalaburagi Junction (Gulbarga) (4 PFs)
iss pyaar ko kya naam du ⭐
BRCWAP7~   13288 blog posts
Entry# 3235152            Tags   Past Edits
11307 Gulbarga-Hyderabad Intercity Express ready to begin its maiden run on #electric #traction on 24.3.2018.
PC. CR
#electrification

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Mar 25 2018 (07:39)
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anvitjoshi^~   2338 blog posts
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Great! Anyone knows how 30250 arrived to GR?

2 Public Posts - Sun Mar 25, 2018
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Mar 24 2018 (09:06)   57156/Hyderabad - Kalaburagi (Gulbarga) Passenger (UnReserved) | GR/Kalaburagi Junction (Gulbarga) (4 PFs)
Gulbarga Railway Division is Badly Needed~   1999 blog posts
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New era in Railway development @ Gulbarga. 57156 Hyderabad-Gulbarga passenger gets eloco end to end till Gulbarga... There is news from unconfirmed sources that 11307/8 Gulbarga-Hyderabad Intercity exp will also get eloco soon

15 Public Posts - Sat Mar 24, 2018

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Mar 25 2018 (07:38)
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anvitjoshi^~   2338 blog posts
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#30407 (LGD) becomes first Electric Loco to enter GR on 23/03/2018. Felling very happy :):)

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