Left Menu
Development News Edition

Dharmendra Pradhan expresses grief over train accident in Cuttack

BJP leader and minister of Petroleum and natural gases, Dharmendra Pradhan expressed pain over train accident in Odisha on Thursday.

ANI | Bhubaneswar (Odisha) | Updated: 16-01-2020 14:00 IST | Created: 16-01-2020 14:00 IST
Dharmendra Pradhan expresses grief over train accident in Cuttack
Derailed train near Salagaon in Odisha Photo/ANI. Image Credit: ANI

BJP leader and minister of Petroleum and natural gases, Dharmendra Pradhan expressed pain over train accident in Odisha on Thursday.

"Pained to learn about the accident of Mumbai-Bhubaneswar LTT Express in Cuttack. Relieved that no lives have been lost in the mishap. Rescue operations are underway and all efforts are being made to ensure the safety of passengers. Pray for the early recovery of those injured," read his tweet.

Five coaches of an express train derailed near Salagaon on Thursday. The accident occurred when Lokmanya Tilak Express hit a good train at 7 am in the morning. (ANI)


TRENDING

OPINION / BLOG / INTERVIEW

New farm bills in India: Focusing on farms or farmers?

... ...

Kenya’s COVID-19 response: Chaos amid lack of information

Confusing numbers and scanty information on how effective curfews and lockdowns have been in breaking transmission have amplified coordination and planning challenges in Kenyas response to COVID-19. Without accurate data, it is impossible t...

Farkhad Akhmedov: Calculating the price of impunity from the law

In insistences such as the battle over the Luna, Akhmedov has resorted to extreme legal machinations to subvert the High Courts decision and keep his assets from being seized. ...

Guinea’s elections hearken back to the autocracy and violence of its past

... ...

Videos

Latest News

PRESS DIGEST- Financial Times - Oct 21

The following are the top stories in the Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. HeadlinesBoris Johnsons 3-year UK spending master plan set to be ditched httpson.ft.com37t2FN0Government...

China lifts yuan midpoint to 27-month high

Chinas central bank on Wednesday lifted its official yuan midpoint to a more than 27-month high, following gains in the spot market a day earlier. The Peoples Bank of China PBOC set the midpoint rate at 6.6781 per dollar prior to the market...

Mexico warns of coronavirus rebound from big holiday crowds

Mexico is doubling down on its public health message to avoid big crowds in order to avert a second wave of coronavirus infections as annual festivities approach, including the Day of the Dead, which traditionally draws hundreds of thousand...

Brazil health minister ill with suspected case of COVID-19

Brazilian Health Minister Eduardo Pazuello has fallen ill with a suspected case of COVID-19, the ministrys press office said on Tuesday, as the country battles with the third-worst coronavirus outbreak globally, with nearly 5.3 million case...

Give Feedback