New Delhi: On Sunday, A fire broke out in the engine of a train in Bihar, triggering major concerns for the safety of passengers. All the passengers were made aboard the train. Reportedly, no injuries or casualties have been reported, and all passengers are safe.
According to the information, The train was headed to Narkatiaganj from Raxaul. Initial reports said that the fire did not spread to other compartments and Fire fighting operations are on. The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained.
A video of the accident on social media, showed black smoke billowing out of the train. In the video, fire officials can be seen dousing the blaze while a crowd of spectators stood at the spot.
According to the Railway agency, “AT 5.25 am, SM Bhelwa reported fire. All passengers have de-boarded the train and safe, no injury, no casualties reported, the fire brigade arrived at the site at 6:06 am.” The fire was reportedly brought under control at 7.20am.