Derailment of 3 coaches of 12809 Mumbai-Howrah Mail via Nagpur near Igatpuri*
Central Railway Mumbai Division on getting the news about derailment of 3 coaches, rushed the staff immediately for restoration work which was done on war footing.
At 03.50 hrs front portion of the train i.e. engine and 8 coaches left the site for Igatpuri.
At 05.35 hrs front portion of the train left Igatpuri.
At 05.45 hrs S-13 coach rerailed.
At 06.10 hrs Dn line restored for traffic.
At 06.35 hrs S-12 coach rerailed
At 07.05 hrs rear portion of the train (10 coaches) left site for Igatpuri.
At 07.15 hrs rear portion of the train arrived Igatpuri.
All the trains diverted (trains leaving from 05.20 hrs on 10.6.2018) will now be running on its normal path since path restored.
Arrangements are also made to attach three sleeper class coaches at Manmad and 3 general second class coaches at Bhusaval. The affected train (front portion and rear portion) was attached at Nasik Road and the train left Nasik Road at 09.15 hrs for its onward journey.
Shri Vishal Agarwal, Additional General Manager, along with Divisional Railway Manager, Mumbai Division, Central Railway and other officials supervised the restoration operation. The passengers of the affected coaches were adjusted in other coaches.
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Date: June 10.6.2018
This press release is issued by Sunil Udasi, Chief Public Relations Officer, Central Railway, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus Mumbai.
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