Six Wagons Of Goods Train Derail In Koraput
Koraput: Six wagons of a goods train derailed between
Dumuraput and Damanjodi railway stations in Koraput district late on
No injury or casualty was reported in the mishap.
The accident took place at around 12:45 am when the train carrying
coal was heading towards Visakhapatnam from Jagdalpur.
Following the derailment, train services were largely affected on the route.
According to railway officials, it was a major technical glitch which
resulted in the derailment.
While Jagdalpur-Howrah Samaleswari Express and Koraput-Visakhaptnam
passenger trains were cancelled, Visakhapatnam-
short terminated at Rayagada station.
The Bhubaneswar-Jagdalpur Hirakud Express, which left Bhubaneswar
Railway Station on Wednesday, will be running up to Rayagada.