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Kolkata Metro train halted after smoke in coach

IANS  |  Kolkata 

An air-conditioned rake of the Metro Railway saw its journey disrupted twice after smoke was seen coming out from one of the coaches following a technical snag, an said.

Around 3 p.m, the AC rake from had to halt at and the passengers had to de-board as smoke was seen in the

"The problem was with the motoring of the and the passengers had to de-board. They boarded again because nothing was found and the train moved on," said the metro railway's CPRO,

"Once again this happened at and the passengers were actually told to get off the train and take the next train, she added.

According to her, the passengers were asked to get down but they refused to do so.

"Finally the train reached Kavi Subhash, its destination and we are no longer plying that train today (Tuesday)," she added.



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First Published: Tue, May 15 2018. 20:16 IST