8 coaches of Rajya Rani Exp derail near Rampur, 2 injured


Eight coaches of Meerut-Lucknow Rajya Rani Express derailed near Rampur in Uttar Pradesh today leaving at least two passengers injured, railway officials said.

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The accident happened between Mundapandey and Rampur railway stations, Northern railway spokesperson Neeraj Sharma said.

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He said while two passengers have been injured there was no casualty in the accident.

Moradabad Divisional Railway Manager (DRM) has reached the spot to oversee the rescue and relief operations. A medical team has also reached the spot, he said.

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The official said causes of the accidents are not known yet.

Earlier, police officials in Rampur had said 15 passengers were injured and rushed to hospital.


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