Kanpur: As per the information given by the official, minimum of 45 passengers got injured when 15 coaches of the Ajmer-Sealdah Express derailed today morning near Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh.
15 coaches of Ajmer-Sealdah Express derailed near Rura, the place approximately 50 km from Kanpur around 5.20 in the morning.
Inspector General of Police (Kanpur range) Zaki Ahmed gave information to media about the incident and people injured and told that more than 10 passengers have been shifted to a Kanpur hospital nearby.
Officials gave information that 13 coaches of sleeper class got derailed along with the two general coaches. Rescue and relief operations are been carried out and the injured people were previously rushed to Akbarpur and few to a Community Health Centre in Rura.