At least 60 killed as Patna-Indore Express train derails near Kanpur

At least 60 people were killed and 80 injured when several carriages of Patna-Indore Express train derailed in Uttar Pradesh, in the early hours of Sunday, senior railway officials said. Fourteen carriages of the train, travelling between the northeastern city of Patna and the central city of Indore, were thrown off track in Pukhrayan, 65 kilometers south of Kanpur city, according to railway officials.

"Still many more passengers are trapped," Anil Saxena, a senior railway official in New Delhi told Reuters. Two.

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