At least six passengers suffered injuries when unidentified men pelted stones at Sealdah-New Delhi Rajdhani Express in Bihar's Gaya district late on Monday night.
According to reports, some miscreants hurled stones at 1213 Sealdah-New Delhi Rajdhani Express when it was crossing Manpur station. The windowpanes of the train were shattered in stone pelting resulting in injuries to passengers. Six passengers were given first-aid at Gaya Junction. The broken glasses of the bogies were also replaced.
The train got delayed by nearly an hour due to the incident.
Bihar: Unidentified miscreants pelted stones on Sealdah Rajdhani Express at Manpur Junction, at least 6 passengers injured. The glasses of the trains were later changed at Gaya Junction railway station. More details awaited. pic.twitter.com/93qyFdKWPP— ANI (@ANI) May 29, 2018
Meanwhile, the Railway Protection Force has launched a probed into the incident. Reports say that locals tried to catch the miscreants immediately after the incident but they fled the spot taking advantage of the darkness.