Kanchanjunga Express Train Accident: 19 Trains Cancelled After the Tragic Accident

The center has announced an ex-gratia of Rs 10 Lakhs in case of death and ₹2.5 lakhs towards grievous and ₹50,000 for minor injuries: Ashwini Vaishnaw, Railway minister

In a tragic train accident near Rangapani railway station which is near the New Jalpaiguri railway station, in Siliguri (Dist- Darjeeling), where the Kanchanjunga Express train collided with a goods train today morning about 8 people lost their lives and 25 people were injured.

However, the railway officials have issued an accident helpline number:

033-23508794

033-23833326

Helpline No. GHY Station

03612731621

03612731622

03612731623

The center has announced an ex-gratia of Rs 10 Lakhs in case of death and 2.5 lakhs towards grievous and 50,000 for minor injuries: Ashwini Vaishnaw, Railway minister

19 Trains Cancelled

19 trains were cancelled after the Kanchenjunga Express train met with an accident in the Phansidewa area of the Darjeeling district, West Bengal.

Rahul Gandhi Mocks Modi Government

Amid the chaos of the tragic train accident in Weest Bengal, Rahul Gandhi mocks on the BJP government. He writes, “Today’s accident is another example of this reality – as a responsible opposition, we will continue to question this blatant negligence and hold the Modi government accountable for these accidents.”