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India Train Tragedy: Over 280 Dead, 900 Injured in Worst Rail Disaster 

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India Train Tragedy: Over 280 Dead, 900 Injured in Worst Rail Disaster 

India Train tragedy that has Over 280 People Killed and 900 Injured in One of the Nation’s Worst Rail Disasters 

iexclusivenews reports that in a devastating incident, an India train derailment has resulted in a heart-wrenching loss of over 280 lives.

Making it one of the deadliest railway accidents in the country in recent times.

The death toll continues to rise as dedicated rescue teams tirelessly comb through the wreckage in the eastern region of India.

Location and Severity

The catastrophic event took place in Odisha, located approximately 137 miles southwest of Kolkata.

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A passenger train derailed, causing severe damage to around 10 to 12 cars.

Extended Impact

Tragically, this calamity extended its reach, as fragments from the crash spread onto another track.

Resulting in the derailment of at least three cars from a second passenger train.

Additionally, reports suggest that a third train involved in the incident was a freight train.

Casualties and Injuries

Amitabh Sharma, spokesperson for the Railroad Ministry.

Shared the distressing news that over 900 individuals have been injured as a result of this tragic accident.

The magnitude of this disaster has left the nation in shock and sorrow.

Statements from Officials

Sudhanshu Sarangi, director of Odisha state’s fire and emergency department, expressed his profound grief, stating, “This is very, very tragic. I have never seen anything like this in my career.”

 

Conclusion

Our heartfelt condolences go out to all those affected by this catastrophe. The nation mourns the loss of lives and prays for the speedy recovery of the injured. May they find strength and support during this difficult time. 🙏😔

 

(Source: USA TODAY)

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