In India, the train derailed, 2 dead: India's Uttar Pradesh Province, Kanpur Dehat region of the train derailment as a result of derailment according to the first information 2 person lost his life More than 40 injured.
Police inspector General Zeki Ahmed, eight of the wounded in the state of the heavy, the number of deaths, said the worry.
Police official Prabhakar Chaudhary said that two of the 14 wagons derailed near the city of Kanpur fell into the water channel. It was announced that the rescue teams, who arrived at the crash site, started to transport the injured to hospitals in the region. Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu kazanHe announced that an investigation has been launched into the cause of the death.
In the province of Uttar Pradesh, this accident caused the second train accident in a month. In the same month, the X-TRX crashed as a result of the derailment of the Indore-Patna Expres train in the same area, killing more than one 120.
Having the third largest rail network in the world, India is the scene of frequent train accidents because it uses an old infrastructure that lacks modern signaling and communication facilities. According to the report published by the government in 2012, 15 thousand people die in train accidents every year in the country.
Indian Prime Minister Nerandra Mori pledged last year to spend $ 5 billion on the next 137 to modernize the aging rail network.