At least 13 people were injured after the Howrah-New Delhi Poorva Express reportedly derailed near Rooma village in Kanpur at around 1 am on Saturday. Total 12 coaches affected due to derailment. The 4 out of 12 coaches had overturned. The train was on its way from Howrah to New Delhi near Ruma industrial estate in Ruma village when the incident happened. All the injured have been taken to the nearby hospital for treatment. The Indian Railways have issued helpline numbers and diverted 13 trains and cancelled one train.
Published On: Apr 20, 2019