Vande Bharat Train / Vande Bharat coming from Bhopal to Delhi caught fire, passengers evacuated

Zoom News : Jul 17, 2023, 10:14 AM
Vande Bharat Train: A big accident happened on Monday with the Vande Bharat train coming from Bhopal to the capital Delhi. When the train was near Kurwai Kaithora railway station, a fire broke out in the train which caused panic. The passengers had to be stopped midway after stopping the train and then the work of extinguishing the fire was done. According to the information, the Vande Bharat train (20171) running from Bhopal to Hazrat Nizamuddin left at 5.40 am on Monday. A fire broke out in the C-14 coach of the train near Bina railway station, in which there were about 36 passengers. When the fire broke out, the train was stopped and the passengers were disembarked.

According to Indian Railways, there was a fire in the battery box in this coach of Vande Bharat Express, due to which it caught fire. The fire has started at Kurwai Kethora station, the fire brigade has reached here and the work of extinguishing the fire is going on.

Let us tell you that more than half a dozen Vande Bharat trains are running in MP, recently Prime Minister Narendra Modi had gifted some new Vande Bharat to the state. Vande Bharat is a new experience for Indian Railways, so far this train has started on about two dozen routes in the country.

Accidents have been reported with Vande Bharat train at many places, initially where news of accidents used to come, still stone pelting is being reported at some places. Meanwhile, the incident of fire in the coach of the train is also surprising.