AP Express with 36 trainee IAS officers on board catches fire, all safe
Two bogies of Vishakhapatnam-bound train from New Delhi caught fire today near Birlanagar station in Madhya Pradesh's Gwalior city.
Fire broke out in coaches B6, B7 of the Andhra Pradesh Express (Train number 22416).
There were 36 trainee IAS officers on board when the fire broke out. The prima facie cause of the fire is not yet known but all passengers have been evacuated safely.
#UPDATE Fire broke out in 4 coaches of Andhra Pradesh Express near Birlanagar station in Gwalior. Fire under control now. All passengers safe #MadhyaPradesh (Earlier visuals) pic.twitter.com/QjZIrGaqORANI (@ANI) May 21, 2018
The Indian Railways has released the following helpline numbers:
VSKP [Vishakhapatnam Station]