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PM Modi “Distressed”, Speaks To Railway Minister

The Prime Minister spoke to Railways Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw.

New Delhi:

Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed grief over the main practice accident in Odisha wherein no less than 400 individuals are injured and 30 have died. 

The Prime Minister spoke to Railways Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw and is taking inventory of the scenario and stated all attainable help is being given to the affected. 

Coromandel Categorical, which was going from Kolkata to Chennai, rammed into the derailed coaches of the opposite practice, which was going from Bengaluru to Kolkata, Railway Ministry spokesperson Amitabh Sharma advised NDTV.

The main points of the 2 trains are 12841 Shalimar-Chennai Coromandel Categorical and 12864 Yashwantpur-Howrah Superfast Categorical.

President Droupadi Murmu stated she’s “Deeply anguished to know in regards to the lack of lives in an unlucky rail accident in Balasore, Odisha.”

Vice President Jagadeep Dhankhar additionally tweeted: “Deeply anguished by the lack of lives in a practice accident in Balasore, Odisha”

Residence Minister Amit Shah knowledgeable that Nationwide Catastrophe Response Drive (NDRF) has reached the spot and will probably be becoming a member of the rescue operation.

Railways Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw stated rescue groups from Bhubaneswar and Kolkata have been mobilised and the air drive has been mobilised as nicely. The minister stated he’s dashing to the spot.

Helpline numbers have been issued by the authorities and over 100 Nationwide Catastrophe Response Drive (NDRF) and State Catastrophe Response Drive (SDRF) personnel have been concerned within the rescue operations.

Helpline numbers at Howrah – 033 – 26382217
Kharagpur Helpline 8972073925, 9332392339
Balasore Helpline – 8249591559, 7978418322   
Shalimar Helpline  – 9903370746

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