New Delhi: Two migrant workers were found dead in a Shramik Special train that was travelling from Mumbai to Varanasi on Wednesday morning, railway spokespersons said.Also Read - Forced to Flee: Over 80 Million People Displaced Worldwide | List of Nations From Where Refugees Are Arriving

The incident was reported by the Government Railway Police at Manduadih railway station of Varanasi from Mumbai’s Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 8:21 AM, North Eastern Railway spokesperson Ashok Kumar said. Also Read - Karnataka Records Over 50,000 New COVID Cases, Bengaluru Contributes More Than Half | 10 Points

“Government Railway Police is investigating the matter. One of the deceased was travelling with his family and another was alone” the Station Master said. Also Read - Mumbai Local Train Services to be Disrupted Due to Mega Block Today, Check Routes to Avoid

Kumar said that during a medical examination, it was found that both suffered from serious health issues.

The two were identified as Dashrath Prajapati (30) of UP’s Jaunpur and Ram Ratan (63), a resident of Azamgarh district.

Prajapati was differently-abled and getting treatment for a kidney-related problem in Mumbai. A relative of Dashrath, who was travelling with him, said he had complained of some health problem when they reached Allahabad and then slept.

He did not wake up when they reached Varanasi.

Manduadih GRP Post in-charge B S Yadav said both bodies were handed over to relatives after autopsy.

With PTI inputs