Telangana CM expresses grief over express train derail

Hyderabad: Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao has expressed grief over the loss of lives in the Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Hirakhand Express tragedy today.

According to an official release, Rao said that it (the train mishap) is extremely disturbing and (he is) deeply painful over the loss of precious lives.

At least 36 people were killed and over 60 injured as the engine and nine coaches of Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Hirakhand Express jumped the tracks in Andhra Pradesh’s Vizianagaram district overnight with the railways suspecting sabotage behind the derailment, the third in as many months.