Gorakhpur train mishap: 14 killed, several injured
Several others were injured as Krishak Express collided with Barauni Express at around 10:45 pm.
The injured people were taken to local hospitals for treatment.
Union Railway Minister D V Sadananda Gowda tweeted: "I am deeply hurt by the Train accident in Gorakhpur , my deepest condolences for the families of 14 innocent people who lost their life."
Announcing actions, he said: "Its loco pilot's mistake ,who neglected the signal, The loco pilot has been suspended ,Strict action will be taken for negligence. I am personally monitoring the situation."
The helpline Nos for information and help regarding accident at Gorakhpur Cantt are:- 0551-3303365, Hajipur: 06224-272230 Muzaffarpur: 0621-2267048, Sonpur: 06158-221639, Baruni: 06279-231544, Samastipur: 06274-22613.