Brother,sister killed in train accident

Patna, September 30: A brother and sister were killed when they were run over by trains in separate incidents at Hajipur junction of East Central Railway in Vaishali district today.

Police said here that Munni Kumari had come at Hajipur junction to see off her brother Vijay Kumar who slipped while trying to board a passenger train. He was run over and killed by the train.

Munni Kumari, in her desperate bid to cross the tracks, was run over by a goods train.

The bodies were sent for post-mortem, police said.