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Governor mourns loss of lives in Sainthia train mishap

West Bengal Governor MK Narayanan condoled the death of a large number of persons in the train accident in Sainthia in Birbhum district.

kolkata Updated: Jul 19, 2010 18:51 IST

West Bengal Governor MK Narayanan on Monday condoled the death of a large number of persons in the train accident in Sainthia in Birbhum district.

The Governor conveyed his condolences to the families and near ones of those who died and expressed concern for the injured.

In a statement, Narayanan said he had been assured by the Railway authorities as also by the state government that massive rescue operations were underway.

"It is my hope that we will not have to face a similar tragedy in future," he said.