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Five bogies of 3 trains catch fire in Puri


Five bogies of 3 trains catch fire in Puri .The Railway authorities have ordered a high level investigation . The fire broke out in five bogies of three trains here this afternoon creating panic among the passengers.According to sources there has been no loss of life reported .

The fire was first noticed in two bogies of New Delhi-Puri Nandankanan Express and later noticed in two bogies of Tirupati-Puri Express which was just arrived from Tirupati and was stationed at the adjoining track.One bogie of Puri-Howrah Express which was scheduled to leave from platform No-6 of the station later in the evening also caught fire.The fire tenders have brought the fire in two bogies of Nandankanan Express, efforts are on to douse the fire in Tirupati-Puri (Bilaspur) Express.

With the fire officers ,the locals are also trying to put out the fire.T he official however said, as per the decision we won’t allow any train to Puri and vice versa till the situation is brought under control.Fire tenders have been pressed into service to bring the fire under control.