Guwahati-Bikaner Express derails in North Bengal


Domohani (West Bengal) Jan 13 (UNI) The Guwahati-Bikaner Express jumped tracks on Thursday here in North Bengal.

Twelve coaches have been affected.
However, no casualties have been reported yet, a railway spokesperson said.

" DRM and ADRM rushed to the site along with accident relief train and medical van," the spokesperson added. 

The train was coming from Patna. 

Darjeeling MP Raju Bista in a tweet said, “I am praying for the safety of all the passengers on Guwahati bound BKN-GHY Exp, which met with an accident near Domohani, Maynaguri in Jalpapiguri dist. " 

" Am in touch with the Railway officials. Rescue operation has been initiated & more rescuers r being sent to the accident site, " he added.