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Many trains cancelled due to derailment of Jhelum Express in Phillaur

punjab Updated: Oct 04, 2016 15:48 IST
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Repair work on after the derailment of Jhelum Express near Panj Dhera village of Phillaur at the banks of river Sutlej in Ludhiana on Tuesday. (JS Grewal/HT Photo)

Following derailment of the Jammu Tawi-Pune Jhelum Express (11078) in the middle of Phillaur and Ladowal stations on Jalandhar-Ludhiana section of Ferozepur division of northern railway on Tuesday, various trains were cancelled, diverted, short terminated or short originated.

The trains which were cancelled include Amritsar-New Delhi Shatabdi Express, Amritsar-New Delhi Shan-e-Punjab Express, Jalandhar-New Delhi Intercity Express, Amritsar-New Delhi Intercity Express, Amritsar-Haridwar Jan Shatabdi Express, Amritsar-Chandigarh Express, Pathankot-Delhi Jn Pathankot Express, New Delhi-Amritsar Shatabdi Express, Ludhiana-Ferozepur Express, Chandigarh-Amritsar Intercity Express and Nangaldam-Amritsar Express.

Vaishno Devi Katra- New Delhi AC Express and Vaishno Devi Katra- New Delhi Superfast Express trains were diverted to run via Jammu Tawi-Bathinda-Jakhal-Rohtak.Vaishno Devi Katra- New Delhi-Kaniyakumari Him Sagar Express was diverted to run via Jalandhar city-Ferozepur-Bathinda-Rohtak. Amritsar-Nanded Sachkhand Express train was diverted to run via Amritsar-Bathinda-Dhuri-Rajpura, Ajmer-Jammu Tawi Puja Express and Delhi Sarai Rohilla-Udhampur AC Express trains were diverted to run via Ludhiana-Ferozepur-Jalandhar City-Jammu Tawi, Bandra Terminus- Vaishno Devi Katra Swaraj Express. Indore-Jammu Tawi Malwa Express trains journey commencing were diverted to run via New Delhi-Rohtak-Jind-Bathinda-Ferozepur-Jalandhar city, Delhi Jn-Pathankot Dhauladhar Express, Gorakhpur-Jammu Tawi Amarnath Express and Dehradun-Amritsar Express trains were diverted to run via Ludhiana-Ferozepur-Jalandhar city, Pune-Jammu Tawi Jhelum Express train was diverted to run via Rajpura-Bathinda-Ferozepur, Mumbai-Amritsar Golden Temple Mail journey was diverted to run via Ludhiana-Ferozepur-Jalandhar city, Chennai-Vaishno Devi Katra Andman Express was diverted to run via Bathinda-Ferozepur-Jalandhar city-Jammu Tawi, Dhanbad-Ferozepur Express was diverted to run via Ludhiana-Moga-Ferozepur, Chhaterpati Shivaji Terminus-Amritsar Dadar Express and Kolkatta-Jammu Tawi Express were diverted to run via Ludhiana-Ferozepur, Katihar-Amritsar Express train was diverted to run via Kurukshetra-Narwana-Bathnda-Amritsar, Bilsapur-Amritsar Chhatisgarh Express train was diverted to run via Ludhiana-Ferozepur-Amritsar.

Besides above, various trains in the region were short-originated or short terminated.