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Fire breaks out in Chandigarh-Kochuvalli Express' rear power car at New Delhi station


PTI New Delhi
Updated: 06-09-2019 14:47 IST
Fire breaks out in Chandigarh-Kochuvalli Express' rear power car at New Delhi station

A fire broke out in the rear power car of the Chandigarh-Kochuvalli Express as it was departing the New Delhi station on Friday, a railway spokesperson said. No passenger was injured, Northern Railway spokesperson Deepak Kumar said.

"The fire broke out in the rear power car of the 12218 Chandigarh-Kochuvalli Express around 1:40 pm," he said, adding that the incident occurred when the train was leaving platform number eight. The fire has been extinguished. Twelve fire tenders were rushed to the spot, a fire department official said.

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COUNTRY : India