2017-08-19: Several people were killed and multiple others were injured in a train accident in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh on Saturday (19 August). According to reports there are at least five dead. The train of the so called Utkal Express derailed near Khatauli in Muzaffarnagar district. It came from Puri in Odisha and was heading for Haridwar in Uttarakhand. The district hospital has opened a helpline number: +91 94544 55183.
Railway disruptions occur. Travellers should take into account local information.
The Times of India