6th October, 2019
Two coaches of the Lucknow-Anand Vihar double-decker train derailed in Moradabad on Sunday morning. However, no injuries were reported in this accident.
The double-decker train plying from Lucknow to Anand Vihar derailed between Moradabad and Katghar station. The accident happened at level crossing gate number 415.
The fifth and eighth coach of the train derailed between Katghar and Moradabad stations at 10:15 am.
A team of railway officials has reached the spot.
As per railway officials, the first priority is the safety of the passengers. The passengers will be shifted to the front portion of the train and the train will be moved to Moradabad urgently.
The double-decker, which runs four days a week, departs from Lucknow Junction at 5 am.
UPDATE at 12 PM
Tarun Prakash, Divisional Railway Manager said "All the passengers have been shifted to other coaches after two coaches C5 and C7 derailed today. Nobody got injured. Once the train moves, we'll be able to ascertain the reason behind derailment after examining the track."