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Wheels of train engine derails in Odisha

Press Trust of India  |  Bhubaneswar 

A pair of wheels of the engine of Samaleshwari Express derailed in Odisha's district today, affecting on the route, a said.

Nobody was injured when two wheels of the engine of 18005 Samaleshwari Express from Howrah to Jagdalpur derailed near Keutaguda station, of the East Coast Railways, J P Mishra, said.

"Only one pair of wheels of the engine got derailed and no of the train was involved. There was no report of injury to anybody in the incident," Mishra said.

An extra engine has been rushed from to the site to take the coaches to and steps are being taken to send a relief train to get the engine back on rails and take it to Rayagada, he said.

were affected for sometime on the route, which has a single line, said an

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First Published: Fri, May 18 2018. 20:55 IST