Solapur, May 1: In another incident of train derailment, five wagons of a goods train derailed near Dudhani railway station at around 12:30 am today. The derailment has disrupted the rail traffic after which the Railway Ministry has diverted over 12 trains towards the Hotagi-Guntakal line and Wadi-Latur-Manmad line. Also Read - In a First, All Women-Crew Breaks Record, Runs Goods Train From Maharashtra to Gujarat
The cause of derailment is still unknown. No casualties or injuries have been so far reported due to the derailment. Senior officials of the railways and disaster management are investigating the reason for the derailment of the train. More details on the incident are awaited. Also Read - Man-Eater Leopard Who Killed 8 People in Maharashtra Shot Dead by Forest Department
The derailment of the goods train near Dudhani railway station is the latest in the string of derailments that have happened in the Indian Railways. In April, the Aurangabad-Hyderabad passenger train got derailed between Kalgupur and Bhalki stations in Karnataka. Apart from this, eight coaches of Rajya Rani Express got derailed near Rampur in Uttar Pradesh. In March, the Mahakaushal Express derailment in Uttar Pradesh left at least 50 people injured.