Train Accident: Collision of two local trains near Sealdah station, major accident averted

Pankaj Prasad
Two local trains collided near Sealdah station
Two local trains collided near Sealdah station

Two local trains collided with each other near Sealdah station in West Bengal.

Two local trains collided with each other near Sealdah station in West Bengal. However, there has been no casualty during this. The local train was packed with passengers. Then a train collided with another train. It is being told that an empty local train was going from Sealdah station towards Carshed and the other train was Ranaghat local, in which many passengers were reportedly on board. However, no major incident has happened due to the slow speed of the train. But there is an atmosphere of panic among the passengers. Efforts are being made to normalize the rail service.

Local train derailed due to mechanical fault 

According to railway sources, two trains running side by side collided with each other. It is learned that there was no passenger in the train coming towards the carshed and from the other side it was coming towards Ranaghat local station. Suddenly the wheel of Ranaghat local left the railway line and moved towards the side line and collided with the empty train. It is being told that this incident happened due to mechanical fault. But railway officials are trying to find out the real reason. How did this incident happen after all?

Many trains stopped in queue on Sealdah Main Line

Many trains have stopped in the queue in Sealdah Main Line. More than 1 hour has passed but the rail service is not getting normal. Many trains are halted at Sealdah station. After this incident, there is an atmosphere of panic among the passengers.

Increased inconvenience to passengers 

Train service has been stopped due to collision of two local trains near Sealdah station. In such a situation, people are taking a long time to reach the station from the car shed. The passengers of the local train say that they are very scared after this incident. A committee has been constituted by the railway department and this committee is probing how the accident happened suddenly.