Jaisalmer: 10 coaches of Ranikhet Express derails

A team of senior officials have reached the spot to investigate the reason of derailment

Jaisalmer: 10 coaches of Ranikhet Express derails

Ten coaches of Ranikhet Express derailed last night near Rajasthan's Jaisalmer.

In an official statement from Railways, it said, "Train 15014 Kath Godham-Jaisalmer Express derailed with ten coaches between Thayat Hamira-Jaisalmer at 23.16 hours last night."

However, no casualties or major injuries were reported, said Railways North West region spokesperson Tarun Jain.




A team of senior officials have reached the spot to investigate the reason of derailment and passengers continued their journey through a special train.

The exact cause of the derailment is yet to be known but preliminary inquiry revealed that the mishap happened reportedly due to a faulty railway track.

TV footage from the scene showed toppled coaches off the tracks.

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