Monthly Archives: June 2017

Passengers stranded for 19 hours in Mahalakshmi exp from July 26

Around 1050 passengers including 9 pregnant women were trapped in the Mahalakshmi Express near Vangani railway station in Thane district on July 26. Due to heavy rain, the railway tracks were flooded and however, the train was stranded between Vangani and Badlapur station for around 19 hours. The train left Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus, Mumbai ….

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Congress party workers staged protest demonstration outside Lucknow BJP Office on July 30 alleging conspiracy in Unnao rape victim’s accident

The Unnao rape victim’s accident case took a political turn as the Congress party workers staged protest demonstrations in Lucknow on July 30. It all began after the car in which the survivor was travelling to Rae Bareli with her two aunts and her lawyer, was hit by a truck on July 28. Both aunts ….

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Four people died & nine injured in Coal Mine tragedy

Four mine workers died and nine injured in Coal mine blast in Talcher coalfields at the Bharatpur coal mine of Mahanadi Coalfields Limited in Angul district Of Odisha. This mishap took place due to a landslide after a controlled blast at the mine at around 11:30 pm on July 24. Total 13 people were trapped ….

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Fire broke out in MTNL building in Bandra on July 22.

A massive fire broke out in MTNL building located in Bandra West, Mumbai on July 22. The fire broke out due to a short circuit in a split air-conditioner on the second floor of the building. A mass devastation was caused when a massive fire broke out in the MTNL building located in SV Road ….

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A major fire caused severe structural damage to the headquarters of the Noida Metro Rail Corporation on July 23

The headquarters of the Noida Metro Rail Corporation (NMRC) had caught fire on July 23. The NMRC HQ manages the Noida – Greater Noida Metro services. Fire brigade was immediately rushed to the spot after receiving inputs and successfully responded to the fire. No casualty was reported in this mishap however, the fire caused severe ….

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A fire broke out on the third floor of Churchill Chambers in Colaba

One died and one injured while 13 others were rescued after a fire broke out on July 21 in Churchill Chambers in Colaba, Mumbai. The fire broke out around 1:30 in the afternoon in an apartment on the third floor of the building. The structure was exact behind the Taj Mahal hotel in Colaba Mumbai. ….

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2 injured after Central railway lines hit near Vitthalwadi station after technical glitch

The Central railway line hit due to technical glitch near Vitthalwadi station on July 17 in the morning.  Hundreds of commuters were stranded in platforms and trains of various stations during the morning rush hour. Overhead wire broke down between Vitthalwadi and Kalyan station on the UP line. The wire broke down and fell on two women. They were ….

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Massive fire broke out at a Rubber Factory in Jhilmil Industrial Area

Massive fire broke out at a Rubber Factory in Shahdara’s Jhilmil Industrial Area of Delhi at 9 am on July 13. Around 26 fire tenders had reached to the spot to control the situation. The cause of the fire was unknown. There were many residential buildings located near the industrial vicinity. Some people were trapped in side the building. Fire brought under control within two ….

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Resident doctors of Jaipuria Hospital boycott duties against alleged attack on colleague.

On July 15 the doctors of Jaipuria Hospital in Malviya Nagar area of Jaipur went on a flash strike after a resident doctor was allegedly attacked in an emergency ward by a patient’s family. The doctors boycotted their duties and demanded increased security. Even after observing a nationwide strike on June 14 by the doctors ….

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14 killed and several others injured after a building collapsed in Dongri on July 16.

14 people were killed and several others injured after a decades-old building collapsed in Dongri area in Mumbai on July 16. The locals first noticed this incident and immediately informed the fire tenders and concerned authorities. The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) team, ambulances, police officials, fire tenders were present on the spot. The three ….

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