Mumbai, Jan 31: The local train service are hailed as the ‘lifeline’ of Mumbai, assuring that the masses of the city are able to travel from one corner to the other for occupation. However, little is it known, that the commutation through the locals cause the death of 5 to 7 people on daily basis. The trains run tightly packed throughout the day, leaving Mumbaikars to use force and brute to make their way inside the bogie. Also Read - Over 36 Passengers Dead, 72 Others Injured After Train Derails in Eastern Taiwan
One-such terrifying accident was caught on the CCTV installed at Dadar station, where a man got crushed under the locals after he attempted to enter inside the train while it began moving. The deceased has been identified as Shafiuddin Abdul Ghani,who was travelling along with two women of his family. (ALSO READ: Mumbai: Dreadful accident at Borivali Railway station, woman killed on spot (Video) Also Read - 32 Killed, 66 Injured As Two Passenger Trains Collide in Egypt's Sohag
Ghani assured that the two women accompanying him were able to board the train. However, he failed in keeping his foot on the board, despite repeated attempts. As the train moved ahead, Ghani fall in the gap created to cross-over from one platform to the other. Also Read - Mumbai Local Train: Is Railways Planning to Reduce/Extend Timings For General Public?
The video of Shafiuddin’s death comes days after another footage of a gruesome accident was circulated on social media where a 55-year-old woman was mutilated at Borivali railway station.