Two passengers die, five fall sick on Patna-Kota Express train

21 August, 2023 | Srishti Ruchandani

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Five passengers from the same group are undergoing treatment at hospitals. The exact cause of death is still under investigation.

 Two passengers died and five fell sick on board the Patna-Kota Express train here on Sunday, a senior official said.
The cause of the death was not known immediately, he said, adding five sick passengers were undergoing treatment at a railway hospital in Agra.
Virendra Singh, Assistant Commercial Manager, Railway Agra Division said, “Information was received from Patna Kota Express about some passengers falling sick. A team was sent to the spot. Two people died and five passengers were hospitalised. According to the doctor, the cause of death is dehydration.”