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Smoke triggers panic on board Delhi-Lucknow Shatabdi

Smoke emanating from the wheels ofthe Delhi-Lucknow Shatabdi Express due to a brake jam triggered panic among train passengers at the railway station in Ghaziabad on Wednesday.

india Updated: Jan 08, 2014 10:56 IST

Smoke emanating from the wheels ofthe Delhi-Lucknow Shatabdi Express due to a brake jam triggered panic among train passengers at the railway station in Ghaziabad on Wednesday.

The incident took place around 7am when the Delhi-Lucknow Shatabdi, which was going to Lucknow from Delhi, suddenly came to a halt due to a brake jam at Ghaziabad railway station.

"When the train was coming towards Ghaziabad railway station, its brake suddenly jammed. As train was at a high speed, a smog emerged in its wheel," an official of Government Railway Police said.

This triggered panic among passengers.

The problem was, however, sorted out within 15 minutes.

"The train has left for Lucknow," the official said.