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Bihar: Six passengers injured in stone pelting on Rajdhani Express in Gaya

According to reports, some miscreants hurled stones at 1213 Sealdah-New Delhi Rajdhani Express when it was crossing Manpur station.

Reported by: India TV News Desk, Gaya [ Published on: May 29, 2018 8:15 IST ]
Image Source : ANI

Window panes of Sealdah Rajdhani were shattered in stone pelting at Manpur station near Gaya Junction. (Photo/ANI)

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.

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.

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