Muri Express derails near Kaushambi


At least nine coaches of Muri Express derailed in Uttar Pradesh’s Kaushambhi district today afternoon.

According to reports, over 100 people have been injured and four are feared dead.

The impact of the crash was so huge that one of the derailed bogies capsized.

Medical teams have been dispatched from Allahabad.

The Muri Express which travels from Tatanagar to Jammu, derailed in Kaushambi at around 2 pm.

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has announced Rs 2 lakh as exgratia for the victims.