A items prepare derailed in Maharashtra’s Ahmednagar district on Wednesday, affecting visitors motion on the Daund-Manmad rail route, officers stated. Round 18 long-distance trains have been diverted to different routes, whereas some have additionally been cancelled, they stated.
Seven wagons of the products prepare, which was on its approach to Ahmednagar from Malkhaid Highway (in Karnataka) derailed between Shrigonda Highway and Belvandi round 12.15 am, Central Railway’s Chief Public Relations Officer Shivaji Sutar stated.
As a result of derailment, visitors on the Daund-Manmad part has been affected, he stated.
Daund falls underneath Pune district and Manmad city is situated in Nashik district.
At the least 18 long-distance trains have been diverted by way of alternate routes, whereas 4 different trains, together with the Pune-Amravati Categorical and Kolhapur-Gondia Categorical, are cancelled, Sutar stated.
The official stated for the reason that part through which the derailment occurred has a single observe, the re-railing work there’s a difficult process.