Bikaner-Guwahati Express accident: Death toll reached 9, Railway Minister reached the accident site

Bikaner-Guwahati Express accident: Death toll reached 9, Railway Minister reached the accident site

The death toll has now reached 9 when 12 bogies of the Bikaner Express derailed near Domhani in Maynaguri in Jalpaiguri district of Bengal at around 5 pm on Thursday. Four-five bogies were completely damaged in this accident. Meanwhile, Union Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnav today visited the accident site of Guwahati-Bikaner Express at Jalpaiguri. Ashwini Vaishnav said that this is a very sad and unfortunate incident. The investigation has been started. The Prime Minister is constantly monitoring it. He said that he is continuously giving information to the Prime Minister. He said that he had come to the accident site so that the root cause of the matter could be known and such an incident would never recur.

Union Minister of State for Minorities John Barla also visited

Today Union Minister of State for Minorities John Barla visited the accident site of Guwahati-Bikaner Express at Jalpaiguri. John Barla told that people have been rescued and taken to various hospitals. He informed that a total of 9 people have died and 36 people are injured in the accident. The rescue operation is over now.

Families of the deceased will get five lakh rupees

According to the Railways, an ex-gratia of Rs 5 lakh will be given to the next of kin of those who lost their lives in the Guwahati-Bikaner Express accident, Rs 1 lakh to those seriously injured and Rs 25,000 to those with minor injuries

President-Vice President expressed grief

President Ram Nath Kovind and Vice President Venkaiah Naidu have expressed grief over the train accident and wished speedy recovery to the injured. The President tweeted that the derailment of Bikaner Express is very sad. My prayers are with the affected passengers and their families. The Vice President's Office tweeted quoting Naidu as saying that my condolences are with the affected families.

Prime Minister took information about the accident from Bengal CM

After this incident, Prime Minister Narendra Modi talked to Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and took information about the incident. At the same time, Chief Minister Mamta had directed the officials to provide treatment to the injured at the earliest. According to the information, due to darkness and dense fog, the relief and rescue work became difficult. Two teams of NDRF were deployed in it.

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Sister and brother-in-law went to the village, the young man hanged from behind

Sister and brother-in-law went to the village, the young man hanged from behind
 A youth was found hanging on Sunday in the house of GM City Colony near Amravati Nagar in Sangaria Phanta under Basni police station. The reason behind the suicide is not known, but he committed suicide either on Saturday night or early Sunday.
SHO Pana Chowdhary said that Naringaram (25) son Nanjiram Suthar, a resident of Dantiwas village under Bhinmal police station in Jalore district, committed suicide by hanging himself in his sister's house in GM City Colony. So far no reason has been found. The deceased was unmarried. His sister and brother-in-law had gone to the village on Makar Sankranti. When he came to know about this, he reached Jodhpur. An investigation has been started by registering a case on behalf of brother-in-law Nimbaram Suthar, a resident of Dhumbadia in Jalore.
Used to work with brother, came a few days ago, Jodhpur
police say that the deceased used to work with younger brother in Bangalore. He had come to Jodhpur only three or four days ago and stayed at his sister's house. On the occasion of Makar Sankranti, sisters and brothers-in-law left their homes and went to the village.
When the neighbor was sent for not picking up the phone, he came to know that the
sister and brother-in-law had made many calls to Naringaram on the mobile, but no reply was coming. In such a situation, when the brother-in-law sent his neighbor home, Naringaram was hanging on the noose of the plastic rope used in packing. He informed the landlord and the police.
Police showed strictness, cut challan
Sojat. On Sunday, challans were issued by the traffic policemen showing strictness in the town for roaming around unnecessarily, not applying masks, not following the guide line. Head constable Pukhraj, constable Guman Chauhan, traffic personnel Chhotulal Chauhan, Puran Panwar, Chandan Singh, Ajay Vishnoi cut the challans of those who were negligent in many areas including Main Bazaar, Kachari Marg, Marudhar Kesari, Rendi Pulia Marg, Mod Bhatta.

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