3 dead, 7 injured after Vasco Da Gama Express derails in UP

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The Patna-bound Vasco Da Gama Express (12741) derailed at 4:18 am, soon after leaving platform number 2 of the Manikpur railway station in Chitrakoot district, about 250 km from Lucknow, he said.

At least 3 people died and several were injured as thirteen coaches of the Vasco Da Gama-Patna Express derailed near Manikpur railway station in Uttar Pradesh on Friday. While a father-son duo from Bettiah district, Bihar died on the spot, the third person succumbed to injuries at the local hospital.

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According to the UP ADG, the cause of the derailment seemed to be a fractured railway track, although an investigation has been ordered which would identify the exact cause. As per the latest reports from the officials, total three people dead and nine people are injured in the train derailment.

The 13 derailed coaches comprise S3, S4, S5, S6, S7, S8, S9, S10, S11, two extra sleeper coaches and two general coaches. Also, a lot of train derailments are taking place in the country.

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The chief minister directed officials to ensure adequate and speedy treatment of the injured, an official release said. The Home Department officials told IANS that rescue and relief operations were ongoing.

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal expressed grief over the accident and extended his condolences to the families of the deceased.

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Compensation of Rs 5 lakh has been announced for the kin of the dead, grievously injured are entitled to Rs 1 lakh whereas other injured passengers will get Rs 50,000 each.

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