Sealdah-Ajmer express derails in Kanpur: Personally monitoring situation
Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Wednesday said he is personally monitoring the situation following the derailment of the Ajmer-Sealdah Express in Kanpur.
“We are making alternate arrangements for passengers to continue with their onward journey,” he said in a series of tweets.
The railway minister said all assistance is being provided to those injured.
“Personally monitoring the situation in wake of unfortunate derailment of Sealdah-Ajmer Express near Kanpur,” Prabhu tweeted.
The Railway minister said ex-gratia will be paid to the injured passengers.
All passengers are being provided with necessary assistance to ensure least inconvenience, “doing our best”, Prabhu said. Read More...