English_Master November 20, 2015 No Comments
A TRAIN ACCIDENT Indian railways are one of the biggest railways running a large number of train so its tracks. To run the train on the track properly day and night, thousands of railway employees work round the clock vigilantly. Even though, accident due to reasons including human error resulting in the loss of human and huge amount of property. An unforgettable accident took place on 26th January, 1990 near Agra Cantonment station. When people were sleeping comfortably in the sleeping coaches at a small hour of that fateful day, a loud voice woke up many. Several bogies were derailed. Hundreds of persons were thrown out of their seats, suitcases and other luggage fell on them injuring many. Electricity failed and there was darkness everywhere. Nothing could be seen. Passengers were unaware of the real state of the situation. There was a heavy rush inside the compartment t come out of it. Finally it was known that there was a head collision between Southern Express and a goods train. The engine f the Southern Express rammed into the engine of good trains. Three front bogies of the express had run into one another and were smashed. Many of the passengers in those carriages were either killed on the spot...
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