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Goods train derails in Madhya Pradesh, jams rail traffic

A goods train derailed in Madhya Pradesh on the Singrauli-Katni sector on Friday, affecting rail traffic on the route.

bhopal Updated: Nov 04, 2016 23:14 IST
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A goods train derailed in Madhya Pradesh on the Singrauli-Katni sector on Friday morning.(ANI)

A goods train derailed in Madhya Pradesh on the Singrauli-Katni sector on Friday, affecting rail traffic on the route.

According to a Jabalpur western central railway official, 31 wagons of the goods train derailed around 8:30 am between Manjhouli and Devgram stations, causing heavy damage to the tracks and diverting a number of passenger trains.

Nobody was injured in the incident though.

After receiving information about the derailment, senior railway officials and the Jabalpur divisional railway manager rushed to the spot.

First Published: Nov 04, 2016 23:14 IST