Fire Breaks Out in Chandigarh-Kochuveli Express at Delhi Station

The fire has been extinguished by Friday afternoon.

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The fire has been extinguished by Friday afternoon.
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A fire broke out in the rear power car of the Chandigarh-Kochuveli Express as it was departing the New Delhi railway station on Friday, a railway spokesperson said.

No passengers were injured, Northern Railway spokesperson Deepak Kumar said.

“The fire broke out in the rear power car of the 12218 Chandigarh-Kochuveli Express around 1:40 pm,” he said, adding that the incident occurred when the train was leaving platform number eight.

The fire has been extinguished. Twelve fire tenders were rushed to the spot, a fire department official said.

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