In a recent and tragic incident, some coaches of Train Number 12506, the North East Express, en route from Anand Vihar Terminal to Kamakhya, derailed at approximately 9:35 PM near Raghunathpur station in the Danapur division.
The derailment has resulted in a loss of four lives and left over 70 passengers injured. The safety and recovery of passengers remain paramount, and all necessary measures are being taken to provide them with the best possible care.
Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya issued a statement, expressing deep condolences for the lives lost and the injured passengers in the train accident in Buxar.
He emphasized the need for quick and optimal medical treatment and extended support to the affected passengers. Instructions have been relayed to AIIMS, Patna, to ensure that the injured receive the best medical care.
Changes in Train Routes:
In response to the derailment and to minimize disruptions to train operations, the following temporary changes have been made in the operation of trains running on the Anand Vihar Terminal-Kamakhya Express route:
- Diversion of Train Routes: Several trains on this route have been temporarily diverted to alternative paths. Passengers are urged to stay informed about the revised schedules of these trains.
- Cancellation of Some Services: Certain train services scheduled to operate on this route have been canceled until further notice. Passengers with reservations on these trains are advised to seek alternative travel options or applicable refunds.
- Rescheduled Train Timings: Departure and arrival timings of several trains on this route have been adjusted to reduce inconvenience to passengers. Travelers are encouraged to check the updated schedules before planning their journeys.
- Enhanced Safety Measures: Railway authorities have bolstered safety protocols in the region to prevent any further incidents and to ensure the safety of passengers. Efforts to clear the derailed train from the tracks and restore normalcy are currently underway.
|1||12149||PUNE-DNR EXPRESS||10.10.23||Diverted via DDU-SSM-ARA|
|2||12141||LTT-PPTA EXPRESS||10.10.23||Diverted via DDU-SSM-ARA|
|3||12424||RAJDHANI EXPRESS||11.10.23||Diverted via DDU-SSM-ARA|
|4||12368||ANVT BGP VIKRAMSHILA EXP||11.10.23||Diverted via DDU-GAYA-PNBE|
|5||15623||BGKT-KYQ EXPRESS||10.10.23||Diverted via DDU-GAYA-PNBE|
|6||15633||BKN-GHY EXPRESS||11.10.23||Diverted via DDU-GAYA-PNBE|
|7||12310||NDLS-RJPB TEJAS RAJ EXP||11.10.23||Diverted via DDU-GAYA-PNBE|
|8||22406||ANVT-BGP GARIB RATH||11.10.23||Diverted via DDU-GAYA-PNBE|
|9||12488||ANVT-JBN SUPERFAST EXP||11.01.23||Presently at DLN to be backed to DDU & diverted via DDU-GAYA-PNBE|
|10||15484||DLI-APDJ SIKKIM MAHANANDA EXPRESS||11.01.23||Presently at DHA to be backed to DDU & diverted via DDU-GAYA-PNBE|
|11||22466||ANVT-MDP SUF||11.10.23||Diverted via DDU-GAYA-PNBE|
|1||19484||BJU – ADI – EXPRESS||11.10.23||Diverted Via ARA-SSM-DDU|
|2||12423||DBRG-NDLS RAJDHANI EXPRESS||10.10.23||Diverted Via ARA-SSM-DDU|
|3||22449||GHY-NDLS EXPRESS||11.10.23||Diverted Via ARA-SSM-DDU|
|4||12150||DNR-PUNE EXP||11.10.23||Diverted Via ARA-SSM-DDU|
|5||13201||PNBE LTT EXPRESS||11.10.23||Diverted via PNBE-GAYA-DDU|
|6||15483||APDJ-DLI SIKKIM MAHANANDA EXPRESS||11.10.23||Diverted via PNBE-GAYA-DDU|
|7||22972||PNBE – BDTS SUF EXPRESS||11.10.23||Diverted via PNBE-GAYA-DDU|
Authorities continue to work tirelessly to restore regular train operations on the Anand Vihar Terminal-Kamakhya Express route as soon as possible. Investigations into the cause of the derailment are ongoing, with the aim of preventing such incidents in the future.