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Train driver risks life to reset alarm chain

Mid-day | 08/05/2022 08:49 AM | Click to read full article

Senior assistant loco pilot (ALP) Sathish Kumar risked his life to reset the alarm chain knob of an express train, which had halted on a river bridge when a passenger pulled the alarm chain.

The ministry of railway shared a video that showed Sathish Kumar crawling under the Express train from a narrow gap between the wheel and other underbelly equipment to reset the alarm chain knob.