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Guwahati-Bikaner Express derailment: Ex gratia announced of Rs 5 lakhs for deceased

The Free Press Journal | 13/01/2022 08:56 PM | Click to read full article

A total of 3 deaths and 20 injuries have been reported so far after twelve coaches of the Guwahati-Bikaner Express train (15633) derailed near Domohani town in West Bengal on Thursday evening.

The incident took place around 5 pm. The Indian Railways has announced an ex gratia relief of Rs 5 lakhs for deceased, Rs 1 lakh for severely injured, and Rs 25,000 for those with minor injuries.