On Friday, a freak accident occurred on board the Delhi-Kanpur Neelachal Categorical, killing a person named Hrishikesh Dubey. An iron rod impaled the person sitting within the window seat after breaking by the glass window and placing him within the neck.
The incident occurred round 8.45 am Friday between Danwar and Somna in Aligarh, within the North Central Railways’ Prayagraj division. Harikesh Dubey, the passenger, died on the spot. At 9.23 am, the prepare was stopped on the Aligarh junction following the incident.
“One individual died generally coach by exterior object (iron rod) which broken the window. The prepare was stopped on the Aligarh junction at 09.23 hrs,” the railway spokesperson advised PTI.
Development was mentioned to be underway close to the tracks on the time of the accident, however the Railways is but to verify this. In the meantime, the physique of the deceased has been turned over to the GRP, and an investigation has been launched.
“We’re wanting into the reason for his loss of life and awaiting a autopsy report. Some work was occurring within the neighbouring monitor and it seems that because of a machine which is used to lift and decrease the tracks, together with the velocity of the transferring prepare, the rod broke the window and precipitated the sufferer’s loss of life,” The Indian Categorical quoted a senior GRP official as saying.
“The sufferer was headed to his native place when the incident befell. His household has been knowledgeable and they’re on the way in which to Aligarh. Additional authorized motion will probably be taken after their arrival,” he additional added.