Mother-Daughter duo from Assam Dies in Bihar Train Accident

Published: October 12,2023 12:20 PM

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Usha was on the way to her in-laws’ house along with her husband Deepak Bhandari and the daughter

October 12, 2023: Two passengers’ mother and daughter from Assam were killed in Bihar train accident that took place on Wednesday night near the Raghunathpur Station in the Buxar district.

Reportedly, the two passengers identified as Usha Bhandariand Aakriti Bhandari were from Tinsukia district. The mother Usha Bhandari is of 33-years-old and daughter Akriti is of 8-years-old. Usha was on her way to in-laws house along with her husband Deepak Bhandari and the daughter.

As per sources, around four passengers were killed and more than 70 people have been injured after the coaches of the Delhi-Kamakhya North East Express derailed. The AC coaches had toppled over and the other coaches derailed from the track. At least 21 coaches of the train derailed from the track.

According to Railway Police Force official, the injured passengers have been shifted to local hospitals for their treatment and those with serious injuries were taken to AIIMS, Patna.