Andhra Pradesh CM has announced a compensation of Rs 2 lakh each for the kin of the deceased and Rs 50,000 each for the injured from other states
At least 9 pilgrims bound for Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu met with a tragic end on Saturday when a fire broke out inside a stationary train compartment in the small hours of Saturday.
20 others with injuries have been admitted to a hospital for treatment.
The Hazara Express train travelling from Karachi to Rawalpindi derailed on Sunday in Nawabshah district near the Sarhari Railway Station, killing 31 people and injuring 130 others.
The Hazara Express train en route from Karachi to Rawalpindi derailed near the Sarhari Railway Station in Nawabshah district in Sindh province.
The 29 unidentified bodies are preserved in the containers at AIIMS, Bhubaneswar. The last phase DNA sampling reports are likely to come up in a week.
The Bhubaneswar Special CBI Court had granted 5-day remand of the accused to the CBI, which is investigating the case, on July 7
The arrested are Senior Section Engineer (signal) Arun Kumar Mahanta, Section Engineer Mohammed Amir Khan and Technician Pappu Kuma.
Some sources said the Commission of Railway Safety (CRS) informed in its report that the accident occurred due to human error.
Considering the mental health condition of the survivors, the hospital has started counselling all patients.