Number of Deaths Increased to 31 in Train Accident in India: The number of people killed in the accident that occurred as a result of the derailment of the passenger train in Uttar Pradesh north of India increased to 31.
Indian Railways SözcüAshwini Srivastava announced that 3 bodies were removed from the wreck of Janata Express's 31 derailed wagons.
Srivastava said the engineer survived the accident and was questioned.
In the accident, the 3 wagon running on the derailment of the rescue work continued, at least 50 people were injured.
Why the train is derailed is not yet known.
In previous statements, 15 was killed and approximately 150 was wounded in the accident.
In India, where the state-owned railway network carried 11 million passengers by 23 thousand trains a day, about 500 people died in the accidents that occurred in the last five years.