What happened in Muzaffarpur that people shuddered remembering the Balasore train accident? Full story of another train going on the wrong track

By Priyanka Tiwari July 25, 2023 10:14 AM IST


Vaishali Express lost its way in Muzaffarpur, Bihar.
A big accident was averted due to the understanding of the loco pilot, there was a ruckus.
Two railway personnel including the signalman were suspended in the case.

Priyank Saurabh / Muzaffarpur. There was a stir at Muzaffarpur Junction when a train lost its way and started going on another route. When the train went on another track, there was a ruckus, then in a hurry, the train was taken back and it was again sent on its route. The incident is of Monday. In fact, when train number 02563 Vaishali Clone Superfast Express going from Barauni to New Delhi started from Muzaffarpur, it was supposed to go on Motihari route, but due to track man and wrong signal, the train went on Hajipur route track.

It is being told that as soon as the loco pilot realized, the train reached the bottom of the Madipur bridge, about 200 meters away from the station. The loco pilot immediately informed the control room and the station master about this. After which the train was brought back to the junction. At the same time, the mistake of the signal personnel came to light in the case, after which Railway Division’s DRM Vivek Bhushan Sood immediately suspended panel operator Ajit Kumar and panel in-charge Suresh Prasad Singh.

After the incident, many officers and supervisors including traffic inspector and station superintendent reached the platform and started investigating the matter. Investigation has been started on the station master and other personnel in the matter. Please tell that there was a stir among the people sitting in the train when the train went on another track. People are very scared remembering the recent train accident in Balasore, Odisha.

Let us tell you that in the first week of June, there was a huge train accident in Balasore, Odisha, in which hundreds of people died, in such a situation, due to the wrong signal regarding the train in Muzaffarpur, a big train accident could have happened in Muzaffarpur as well. However, the department has started investigation regarding this.

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