At Mathura’s Kosikalan railway station, there was a big accident happened today on Tuesday Morning. While crossing the railway track, two people died at railway track while four were seriously injured. It is being told that the incident happened at 7.45 in the morning. When the Intercity Express was going from Agra to Delhi reached Kosi-kalan station, meanwhile, people started climbing on the train from the other side. During this, some passengers reached the main line. Then there were six people hit by Delhi-bound Chhattisgarh Sampark Kranti Express at Kosi Kalan Railway Station, 41Km way from Mathura City. Two of whom died on the spot. The rest of the injured have been admitted to the local hospital. Whose condition remains worrisome.
Kosi Kalan Train accident near Mathura Railway Station, UP
After this incident, Station Director of Mathura Junction NP Singh was the first person to reach the spot. Senior DCM Ashutosh Singh supervised the rescue operation with him. Mathura District Magistrate Sarvagya Ram Mishra said railway officials have been told to provide financial assistance to the families of the deceased and the injured as per government rules. The deceased have been identified as Than Singh (26) and Megh Shyam (28). Shyam died while being taken to the hospital, the DCM said. “Doctors had to amputate limbs to save their lives,” Divisional Commercial Manager (DCM), Agra Division, Sanchit Tyagi said.
Train Accident in Mathura, How did it happen?
Two persons died and five critically injured today after they were hit by a train while trying to board another train from the tracks at a station in Uttar Pradesh, railway officials said. They were trying to board the Delhi-Agra Intercity Express from the “non-platform side” and were run over by the Chattisgarh Sampark Kranti Express that was passing through the Kosi Kalan station in Mathura, a Railway Board spokesperson said in Delhi. “The Delhi-Agra Intercity Express was at platform number one of the Kosi Kalan station in the Agra Railway Division. They tried to board it from off-side (non-platform side),” the spokesperson said.
The Chattisgarh Sampark Kranti was passing through the station and they were hit by it, the official in Delhi said. “One passenger died on the spot and the other succumbed to injuries on way to the hospital,” Divisional Commercial Manager (DCM), Agra Division, Sanchit Tyagi, said. Of the five injured persons, one has been referred to a Delhi hospital for treatment. The others are admitted at hospitals in Mathura, he said.