Category : Transportation

8 pilgrims killed and 17 rescued in Karwar boat tragedy

A boat capsized near Rabindranath Tagore Beach in Karwar, Karnataka in the afternoon on January 21. In this mishap, a total 33 pilgrims were on the boat when it capsized. 8 people were dead and 17 people were rescued by the team. This incident took place when they were returning from Kurumgad Island after attending ….

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Parts of Kerala remained unrest for three days over Sabrimala issue.

Parts of Kerala remained tensed for three days on January 2,3 and 4 2019, after protest, strikes and violent clashes were reported following to women’s entry in Sabrimala temple. According to reports, the first protest was staged across Kerala by women body and all other devotees against Devaswom minister on January 2. The protest erupted ….

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Two passengers killed and 25 seriously injured in HRTC bus accident at Jamli near Swarghat

Two passengers were killed and 25 others were injured Himachal Road Transport Corporation (HRTC) bus accident. This mishap took place at Karot Jamli near Swarghat area in Bilaspur district, Himachal Pradesh in the evening on December 26 . Injured were shifted to PGI in Chandigarh and government hospital in Bilaspur. This accident took place when the bus was ….

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12 passengers killed and 34 injured after bus falls in gorge in Poonch district

A bus skidded off the road and plunged into a deep gorge. This mishap took place in Plera in Mandi tehsil in Poonch district, Jammu and Kashmir in the morning on December 8, Saturday. 12 passengers were died and 34 others were injured, four of them were critically injured in this accident. The passenger bus ….

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Fire broke out in a slum area at Pune on November 28

A major fire broke out in a slum area at Patil Estate’s Lane No. 3 in Shivajinagar of Pune on November 28. Thirty-six fire tenders and 100 water tankers were brought in from Pune, Pimpri, Khadki cantonment areas to fight the flames. Around 100 hutments were damaged as ten cylinders engulfed in flames which led ….

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24-hour token strike of Ola & Uber drivers Union in Kochi

The joint action council of various online taxi drivers’ unions working for Ola & Uber held a 24-hour token strike in Kochi, Kerala on November 12. The strike was called over several demands including commission charged by the online aggregator. The strike started from Monday morning, which had the participation of all the drivers’ union, ….

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Jeep and car rammed on truck in Mudlana village, Gohana city, 13 died and 8 injured

13 people were dead and other 8 seriously injured in Mudlana village, Gohana city, Sonipat, Haryana in the evening on November 4. This mishap took place when after a Cruzer jeep carrying passengers and a Swift car collided with a truck coming from the opposite side. Truck coming from Gohana to Panipat. Vehicles were totally ….

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60 people dead and 51 injured in a train accident in Punjab

60 people were dead and 51 others were injured after a train crushed to the mob at Joda Phatak in Rasulpur area of Amritsar in Punjab on Oct 19. The train was coming from Jalandhar to Amritsar. Injured shifted to hospital for a treatment. Police team and rescue team rushed on the spot. Train services were disrupted ….

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7 killed and 36 injured after Delhi bound train derails at Rae Bareli on October 10

On October 10 during the morning time, six coaches of New Farakka Express train derailed 50m from Harchandpur railway station in Rae Bareli city of Uttar Pradesh. National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) teams from Lucknow and Varanasi along with the railway staff were rushed to the spot to conduct the rescue operation as soon as ….

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Blast in Bhilai’s Steel Plant gas pipeline: 11 killed and 14 injured

A major fire had broken out in a gas pipeline of Bhilai Steel Plant situated at Chattisgarh on October 9, around 10.30 am. This mishap took place during the process of battery maintenance work. According to the sources, the gas pipeline got connected to the coke oven section of the plant in Bhilai town which ….

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