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Odisha train tragedy: What is the condition of loco pilot of Coromandel Express?, Where is he now?

Bhubaneswar | Three days after the tragic triple train accident in Odisha’s Balasore, it was revealed that the loco pilot and assistant loco pilot of Coromandel Express that met the severe accident on June 2 are alive, stable and under treatment. Coromandel Express loco pilot Gunandhi Mohanty and assistant loco pilot Hajari Behera have suffered injuries […]

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Railway recommends CBI probe into Odisha train tragedy

Balasore | Under fire from the opposition over the horrific Odisha train tragedy, Union Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw on Sunday said that the Railway Board has recommended for the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the accident. Speaking to media here, Vaishnaw said, “Keeping in mind the circumstances and situation and administration information that we […]

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50 dead in major accident in Odisha as express train hits derailed coaches of another train

Bhubaneshwar/New Delhi | At least 50 people were killed and over 150 injured as 3-4 coaches of Yashwantpur Howrah Superfast Express derailed and fell on opposite track, near the Bahanaga railway station in Odisha’s Balasore district on Friday evening, where the Shalimar-Chennai Coromandel Express collided with them, leading to derailment of 10-12 more coaches, officials said. […]