Thursday, 14 Sep, 3.19 am

Rajdhani Express derails in New Delhi, no injuries reported

One coach of Jammu Tawi-New Delhi Rajdhani Express derailed on Thursday morning in the national capital. However no one was injured in the incident, a Northern Railway spokesperson said.

The incident took place around 6.00 am when the train was entering the platform in the New Delhi Railway station, the spokesperson said.

The incident is the latest in a series of rail accidents in this month. On September 7, the engine and power car of the Ranchi-Delhi Rajdhani Express derailed near Minto Bridge in Delhi, injuring a person.

Same day seven coaches of Jabalpur-bound Shaktipunj Express jumped the rails near the Obra Dam station in Sonbhadra district in Uttar Pradesh at around 6:25 am while Two wagons of a goods train derailed in Khandala in Maharashtra on the same day.