Five coaches of Kurla-Ambarnath local train derailed today early morning near Kalyan in Mumbai suburbs due to which services on Kalyan-Karjat route was suspended. No commuters has been injured.Restoration work on the route was underway says the officials.
According to the Centrail Railway, five coaches of Kurla-Ambarnth local derailed between Kalyan-Vithalwadi at 05.53 am.
5 coaches of Kurla-Ambarnth local derail betwn Kalyan-Vithalwadi at 0553 hrs. No injury to passengers. services on Kalyan-Karjat suspended.
— Central Railway (@Central_Railway) December 29, 2016
The central railway has asked Kalyan-Dombivali Municipal Corporation to run extra buses between Kalyan and Ambarnath and Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus or CST and Kalyan to facilitate commuters during the peak hours.
On Wednesday around 20 trains including Ranchi Rajdhani, Kanpur Shatabdi and Gomti Express were cancelled as railway traffic on the Delhi-Kanpur section was disrupted due to the derailment of Sealdah-Ajmer Express near Rura station.