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Odisha Train Accident : Triple Train Accident In Odisha.

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Nearly 288 people were killed and around 800 have been injured in a three train collision in Odisha’s Balasore on Friday (2nd June, 2023) evening at around 7 pm. The derailment of 10 to 12 coaches of the Shalimar-Chennai Central Coromandel Express caused them to fall onto the opposite track. Subsequently, the Bengaluru-Howrah Super-fast Express collided with the derailed coaches, leading to the derailment of three to four of its own coaches. Adding to the tragedy, a goods train was also involved in the crash. Hon’ble Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inspected the triple train accident at Odisha’s Balasore to take stock of relief and restoration operations. The Prime Minister also visited a hospital at Balasore and met the injured victims.

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