Gujarat: Rajdhani Express train strikes concrete column put on track in believed derailment quote, none pain

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By PTI

VALSAD: The Mumbai-Delhi Rajdhani Express train struck a concrete column, which some scalawags had actually apparently put on the train track near Valsad in south Gujarat, although no traveler was harmed, cops authorities claimed on Saturday.

The cops suspect that the occurrence, which happened around 7.10 pm on Friday, was an effort to thwart the Delhi-bound train.

They have actually signed up an instance in this link.

“The Mumbai-Hazrat Nizamuddin August Kranti Rajdhani Express train hit the cement pillar placed on the railway track close to Atul station near Valsad. After being hit by the train, the pillar got pushed off the track. The incident did not affect the train as it moved on and no passenger was hurt. The loco pilot immediately informed the Atul railway station personnel about it,” an authorities of Valsad country police headquarters claimed.

On looking out, elderly cops as well as train authorities hurried to the area.

“Some miscreants had placed the cement pillar on the track. The train hit the pillar, after which the train manager immediately informed the local station master,” Rajkumar Pandian, Range, IG of Surat, informed press reporters.

It seemed an instance of effort to thwart the train, he claimed, including that the cops are performing an examination right into the issue.

An FIR was lodged versus unknown scalawags at Valsad country police headquarters, as well as initiatives are on to catch the wrongdoer utilizing technological monitoring as well as human knowledge, the Valsad country cops authorities claimed.