Monthly Archives: June 2017

Fire broke out in container on Mumbai – Ahmedabad National Highway.

An immense accident took place at Mumbai – Ahmedabad National Highway near Haloli village in Palghar on July 21. Two containers on the Mumbai-Ahmedabad highway collided at 5.45 am on Friday. The accident was so alarming that a container driver was killed in the incident and the container was burnt down. The driver got stuck ….

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A Private Bus fell into a 300 meter gorge near Rampur, Shimla

Another disastrous accident this month, a private bus travelling towards Solan from Reckong Peo in Kinnaur district fell into a 300 meter gorge at Khaneri near Rampur in Shimla on 20th July 2017 at around 9 am. There were 50 passengers said to be on board when this mishap took place. The bus left for ….

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A suburban train partially derailed after hitting the platform buffer at Sealdah Station; 21 injured

A suburban local train failed to stop at terminal station and hit the platform buffer at Sealdah Railway station in Kolkata on July 19. Two wheels of the train got derailed in the impact of collision. As many as 21 passengers were injured in this mishap. The services on south suburban route were affected and ….

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Hyderabad bound express train derailed near the Monkey Hill station due to a Landslide

Yet another landslide prone area caused a train to go off track. The engine of 17031 Hyderabad bound express train derailed near the Monkey Hill station between Karjat and Lonavala at around 3:30 pm in the afternoon hours of 18th July 2017. The Mumbai-Hyderabad train was said to have left Karjat station 36 minutes behind ….

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Roadway closure on stretch of National highway 222.

A landslide-like situation on the stretch of National highway 222 at Malshej Ghats was closed for vehicular movement on July 16 and 17 as a preventive measures. Due to heavy rainfall, portion of Ghats was washed away and stones, rock particles were continuously falling on highway. Following heavy rainfall and soil erosion, possibilities of landslide ….

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Massive fire at the King Geroge’s Medical University (KGMU) a trauma center in the city of Lucknow

Major fire at the King Geroge’s Medical University (KGMU) a trauma center located in the city of Lucknow. A place where patients suffering from major traumatic injuries are treated an incident like this is a dreadful experience. This massive fire broke out on the evening of 15th July 2017 causing a lot of inconvenience to ….

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Six injured in a clash over disputed land in Varanasi’s Sigra area; 300 booked for violence

A violent clash was broken out at Lullapura locality in Sigra area of Varanasi on July 16 over a disputed land. Around six people were injured and several vehicles were damaged in stone pelting during this clash. Police personnel were rushed to the spot and resorted to mild baton charge & used teargas to control ….

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landslide that took place near Dharchula-Twaghat motorway in Pithoragarh district of the state of Uttarakhand

Landslides are yet another disastrous part of this beautiful season of monsoon, and states in northern India crossed by the Himalayas are prone zones for such mishaps. Just like the massive landslide that took place near Dharchula-Twaghat motorway in Pithoragarh district of the state of Uttarakhand on 6th July 2017. The reason for this tremendous ….

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Three Hizb-ul-Mujahideen militants killed in a nightlong encounter in Budgam district on July 12

Three Hizb-ul-Mujahideen militants were killed in a night-long encounter at Radbugh village under Magam Police Station area of Budgam district on July 12. The encounter was broken out on Tuesday evening i.e. on July 11 after militants opened fire on forces during a cordon and search operation being carried out in the area. Two security ….

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Biscuit factory engulfed in fire at Bhubaneswar.

A major fire broke out at Lingaraj Biscuits Private Limited, a biscuit factory at Chandaka Industrial Estate under Infocity police limit area of Bhubaneswar on July 10. Fire mishap took place around 3 am. No casualties were reported in this fire. Huge quantities of biscuits and other raw material worth crores of rupees burned to ….

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