Udayavni Special

Railways announces ex-gratia for those injured in derailment


Team Udayavani, Mar 30, 2017, 5:02 PM IST

New Delhi: Railways announced ex-gratia payment of Rs 50,000 in case of grievous injury and Rs 25,000 for those with minor injuries in the Mahakaushal Express derailment today.

While the UP ADG (Law and Order) Daljit Chaudhary said 52 passengers were injured in the mishap, Minister of State for Railways Manoj Sinha said 21 were injured, including one seriously.

Railways has ordered an inquiry into the derailment of the Jabalpur-Nizamuddin Mahakaushal Express in the wee hours today near Mahoba in Uttar Pradesh.

Prima facie, a crack in the rail tracks seems to be the cause of the derailment.

The mishap disrupted rail traffic on the route with services of 14 trains disrupted, railway officials said.

Udayavani is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel and stay updated with the latest news.

Top News

Compol inaugurates mess hall for police staff

Not feasible to club remaining phases of West Bengal polls: EC tell TMC

Karnataka reports biggest single day spike of 23,558 COVID cases, 116 deaths

Alcohol overdose kills 2 in Bulandshahr after panchayat poll candidate distributes liquor: Police

Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Punjab Kings by nine wickets

Over 21k tested positive for COVID after taking first dose of either Covishield or Covaxin: Govt

‘Pattabhishekha’ ceremony of Udupi Shiroor matha’s new pontiff on May 14




Related Articles More

Not feasible to club remaining phases of West Bengal polls: EC tell TMC

Alcohol overdose kills 2 in Bulandshahr after panchayat poll candidate distributes liquor: Police

Over 21k tested positive for COVID after taking first dose of either Covishield or Covaxin: Govt

Resurgence of coronavirus in the country a Modi-made disaster: Mamata

Congress demands one nation, one price for COVID vaccines

MUST WATCH

DK DC announces new rules for marriages during wknd curfew; less than 50 guests, passes necessary

Udayavani 21-April-2021 News Bulletin

Jayalaxmi Silks Udyavara | Kanchipuram Sarees​ | Glorious Bridal Sarees Unboxing

Ram Navami Special | Exclusive Interview with Vishwa Prasanna Theertha Swamiji | Udayavani

A model police station with all Covid-19 precautions set up in Mangaluru

Latest Additions

Compol inaugurates mess hall for police staff

Not feasible to club remaining phases of West Bengal polls: EC tell TMC

Karnataka reports biggest single day spike of 23,558 COVID cases, 116 deaths

Alcohol overdose kills 2 in Bulandshahr after panchayat poll candidate distributes liquor: Police

Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Punjab Kings by nine wickets

Thanks for visiting Udayavani

You seem to have an Ad Blocker on.
To continue reading, please turn it off or whitelist Udayavani.