At least 23 people lost their lives and over 50 others sustained injuries as 14 bogies of the Utkal Express (Puri-Nizamuddin-Haridwar) derailed in Khautali in Muzaffarnagar, about 100 kilometre from the national Capital, on Saturday around 5.45 pm.
"Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) have been sent to the site as precautionary measure".
Six of the derailed coaches were severely damaged. "Have directed CRB to fix responsibility on prima facie evidence by end of day", Prabhu tweeted. "Injured are being rescued & provided relief".
The Railways is conducting an inquiry into the derailment which occurred in Muzaffarnagar's Khatauli yesterday.
Member (Engineer) in the Railway Board, Aditya Kumar Mittal, Northern Railway General Manager R.K. Kulshrestha and Divisional Railway Manager (Delhi) R. N. Singh were sent on leave, said a Railway Ministry statement.
The East Coast Railway (EcoR) has issued the following helpline Numbers: 1072, 0674-2490670, 0674-2534027. He also recommended the Railways to "rely less on contractual workers", claiming that they are incompetent and lack technical skills. "It is drizzling here, which is complicating rescue operations, and three of the coaches haven't been touched yet". "By this evening we will know if any of our staff was responsible for this", he said. Even as he wondered about the origin of the sound, Rizwan's friend Sandeep got a call from his colleague about the train derailment.They all rushed to the spot and were aghast at the scene.
The injured have been taken to hospitals in Muzaffarnagar and Meerut and both the Railways and the local administration have issued helplines.
Speaking to Hindustan Times, a senior official in the Uttar Pradesh government said the train driver had slammed on the brakes after spotting maintenance work ion the tracks that had not been properly signalled.
He said, "Directions have been issued for all possible assistance".
Although the exact casualty details of Odisha residents are yet to be ascertained, the state government has announced compensation for the victims of the mishap.
Rescue team at the train derailment site in UP.
"Will not allow laxity in operations by the (Railway) Board".
A total of 622 relief camps were set up with government aid, while almost 800 of such camps were set up by various NGOs, he added. On Friday Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanth took an aerial survey of various flood affected districts in the state.
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