New Delhi: Railway tracks in and around Sonbhadra district of Uttar Pradesh were damaged due to heavy downpour in the past weeks.
The strong current of flood waters from the river near by washed away the land where the train tracks were built on.
UP: Railway track damaged as heavy rainfall washed away the land around it in Sonbhadra,yesterday. Restoration way underway pic.twitter.com/EyztvpQajM
— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) September 30, 2016
Authorities are conducting restoration works in the area.
Last month, hundreds of rivers in Uttar Pradesh were in the state of havoc as several districts and villages were submerged in flood water. Ballia, Varanasi, Sonbhadra, Allahabad, Ghazipur and Mahoba districts were most affected areas in the North Indian state.