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Ajmer-Sealdah Express Derailment: Helpline Numbers

First published: December 28, 2016, 8:51 AM IST | Updated: 7 mins ago

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At least two people killed and 26 were injured when 15 coaches of the Ajmer-Sealdah express train derailed near Rura railway station in Kanpur Dehat district on Wednesday.

The incident took place at 5:20 am.

Fourteen coaches of the train, 12987 Ajmer-Sealdah express, derailed when it was crossing a bridge over a dry canal in the area, Northern Central Railways PRO Amit Malviya said.

Reports suggest that the mishap took place due to foggy weather.

A thorough probe will be conducted once the rescue operations are over.

Here are the helpline numbers:

#AjmerSaeldah Express derailment: Indian Railways issue helpline numbers

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