The escort party on the train and the on-duty guard noticed the fire and informed all concerned authorities and the fire brigade.
The train departed from the site of the accident a little before 3 pm towards its destination, Bhubaneswar. All AC coaches of the Rajdhani were running normal and the power car of the engine was working all right.
The fire was brought under control by a team of Odisha Fire and Disaster Response Academy.
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