Neeraj Sharma, CPRO Northern Railways, said, “We have provided medical assistance. We have reports of injuries but no deaths have been reported. We will be providing a relief train soon. DRM Moradabad is supervising the relief work. 20-25 trains will be affected.”
The official said cause of the accident is not known yet. Rescue operations are underway.
Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has ordered an inquiry and said he is personally monitoring the situation.