What if you are given a lever in hand to manoeuvre a multi-tonne train that can accelerate upto 100kmph within seconds on metal rails? Such is the nature of job of a train's driver also called motorman.. DNA - Published
In the wake of the Amritsar train tragedy that took the lives of over 61 people on October 19, Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Monday announced that he will adopt the families of those who died..
Under fire from the opposition, Punjab Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Sunday questioned the railways' decision to exonerate the driver of the train that ploughed through a crowd standing on the track..
Amritsar:After 60 people died in Amritsar train accident, Firozpur's DRM Vivek Kumar gave a Statement. According to Vivek Kumar, the driver tried to stop the train. But the driver did not stop seeing..
Amritsar: Dalbir Singh who played the role of Ravan in a Ramlila in the city during Dussehra celebrations, died in Amritsar Train Accident, yesterday in which death toll raised to 61 while 77 injured...
The death of 59 people during a Ravan effigy burning event in Punjab last week may have shone the spotlight on the perils of coming in the way of trains, but it's a way of life for hundreds near.. DNA - Published
Punjab's Local Government Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Monday pointed out loopholes into the October 19 train accident while accusing the Indian Railways and the central government responsible for.. DNA - Published
Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu has declared that he will adopt the families of those who died in the Amritsar train tragedy. Making the announcement at a press conference, Sidhu said, “I will.. Zee News - Published
In a statement given to police as well as the railway authorities, the driver of the train, which mowed down 59 people watching a Ravan effigy being burnt on 19 October, said he had not stopped his.. Firstpost - Published
The agitated protesters blocking the track were removed and train services resumed this afternoon, 40 hours after the horrific accident, a railway spokesperson said. On Friday evening, a gathering of.. DNA - Published
Chaos reigned at New Delhi railway station on Saturday, as 34 trains were cancelled and seven more were terminated short, a day after the tragic accident in Amritsar where over 60 people watching.. DNA - Published
CM Amarinder Singh took stock of the situation and assured the victims and deceased relatives that the guilty would be booked soon. He also ordered a magisterial inquiry into the tragedy. DNA - Published
“I just remember bodies of people including children flying. I later found my cousin, dead, at a distance,” a survivor recalled. Many also lost their lives in the stampede that followed the.. IndiaTimes - Published
Many panic-stricken family members of those killed or wounded in the Amritsar train accident searched frantically from one hospital to another to know about the fate of their loved ones as the festive.. DNA - Published
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh Saturday ordered a magisterial probe into the Amritsar train accident after visiting injured and kin of those killed in the tragedy even as he urged the Opposition.. Firstpost - Published
The railways was not intimated about a Dussehra event along the tracks that led to the deaths of at least 61 people in Amritsar, Railway Board Chairman Ashwani Lohani said in a statement. DNA - Published
Amritsar train accident LIVE updates: Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved a financial relief of Rs 2 lakh for the family of each deceased in the Amritsar train accident and Rs 50,000 for the injured. Firstpost - Published
As scores of Dussehra revellers watching the burning of Ravana effigy were mowed down by a passing train near Amritsar, the disturbing video footage of the accident showed many across the railway.. Firstpost - Published
The man who played the character of demon king Ravana at the Ram Leela at Joda Phatak in Amritsar was among those killed in the train accident. After he enacted the role of Ravana, Dalbir Singh, in his.. IndiaTimes - Published
A speeding train ran over a crowd watching fireworks during Dussehra celebrations in Amritsar on Friday evening, killing 61 people and injuring dozens more. Punjab Governor VP Singh Badnore and Cabinet.. IndiaTimes - Published
A tragic train accident in which over 60 people died became a political blame game with the Opposition holding Punjab's Congress government responsible for allowing a Dussehra event near railway tracks.. DNA - Published
Farhan Akhtar, Taapsee Pannu, Swara Bhasker, Kapil Sharma, Diljit Dosanjh, Ajay Devgn and several other Bollywood and television celebrities took to Twitter, on Friday, to express grief and shock over.. DNA - Published
Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday approved a financial relief of Rs 2 lakh for the family of each deceased in the Amritsar train accident and Rs 50,000 for the injured, a spokesperson said. DNA - Published Also reported by •IndiaTimes