The New Delhi-Bhubaneswar Rajdhani Express caught fire near Khantapada station in Odisha’s Balasore district. As per emerging reports, the fire broke out in the generator car, the last coach of the train. It was immediately detached from the remaining coaches to stop the flames from spreading.
The fire is now under control and no casualties or injuries have been reported.
Last month, nearly 20 people, including children, fell ill due to food poisoning on the New Delhi-Bhubaneswar Rajdhani Express. The train was stopped at Bokaro station to provide medical aid to the sick passengers. Read more