11 July 2016

DERAILMENT OF MEMU TRAIN NEAR NANDURBAR DISRUPTS W.RLY's TRAFFIC BETWEEN SURAT - NANDURBAR SECTION

The rail traffic on Western Railway’s Mumbai Division between Surat and Nandurbar section was disrupted due to derailment of five coaches of Train No. 69161 Surat – Nandurbar MEMU between Dhekvad & Nandurbar stations at 23:35 hrs on 10th July, 2016, after soil beneath the tracks got washed away due to heavy rains in the region. There was no casualty or any injury reported to any passenger. Accident Relief Train (ART) positioned at Udhna was ordered at 00.02 hrs. Restoration work was started immediately in full swing. Shri S.K. Pathak, Additional General Manager of W. Rly & Shri Mukul Jain, Divisional Railway Manager of Mumbai Central Division alongwith other senior officers immediately rushed to the derailment site & reviewed the restoration work. The rescue team has also reported that about 400 meters of railway tracks was washed out at different locations near Nandurbar due to heavy rains thereby causing severe damage to the tracks/ rail route over this section. Further, considering the extent of damage to the tracks & heavy rain in the region, the restoration work is likely to be completed by tomorrow morning.
Various trains has been cancelled/ partially cancelled/ rescheduled / diverted & short terminated. Special refund counters were opened at Surat station (2 nos.) and one each at Udhna, Nandurbar & Navapur stations and an amount of approximately Rs. 9 lakh has been refunded so far. 20 extra buses for the convenience of passengers were arranged to carry the stranded passengers to their destination, i.e. Nandurbar. Helpline Nos. for the convenience of passengers were also provided which are as under: Surat – 0261 2401792, Mumbai Central – 022 23077292, Nandurbar – 0256 4222422.
The details of affected trains due to this derailment are given as under:
Trains Cancelled on 11/07/2016
1. Train No. 59078 Bhusawal – Surat Passenger.
2. Train no. 59075/59076 Surat - Bhusaval – Surat Passenger.
3. Train No. 69169/69170 Surat – Nandurbar – Surat Passenger.
Trains Partially Cancelled on 11/07/2016
1. Train No. 59077 Surat - Bhusaval Passenger which commenced on 11.07.2016 will be short terminated at Navapur & will be partially cancelled between Navapur & Bhusaval.
2. Train No. 59026 Amravati - Surat Passenger which commenced on 11.07.2016 will be short terminated at Nandurbar & will be partially cancelled between Nandurbar & Surat.
3. Train No. 59013 Surat - Bhusaval Passenger which commenced on 11.07.2016 will be short terminated at Navapur & will be partially cancelled between Navapur & Bhusaval.
4. Train No. 59014 Bhusaval - Surat Passenger which commenced on 11.07.2016 will be short terminated at Nandurbar & will be partially cancelled between Nandurbar & Surat.
Trains Short Terminated on 11/07/2016
1. Train no. 13425 Malda Town - Surat Express will be short terminated at Nandurbar and will be reversed as Train No. 13426 Ex Nandurbar on 11.07.2016. Train no. 13425 / 13426 will remain cancelled between Nandurbar and Surat.
2. Train No. 59014 Bhusaval - Surat Passenger which commenced on 11.07.2016 is short terminated at Chaupale and will be reversed as Train No. 59013 Ex Chaupale.
Trains Re - Scheduled on 11/07/2016
1. Train No. 12844 Ahmedabad – Puri Express, scheduled departure at 18.00 hrs on 11.07.2016 is now re - scheduled to depart at 08.00 hrs on 12.07.2016.
2. Train No. 12833 Ahmedabad – Howrah Express, scheduled departure at 00.15hrs on 12.07.2016 is now re-scheduled to depart at 05.15 hrs on 12.07.2016.
Trains Diverted on 11/07/2016
1. Train no. 19049 Bandra Terminus - Patna Express which commenced on 11.07.2016 diverted via Vasai Road – Kalyan – Igatpuri - Jalgaon.
2. Train No. 12834 Howrah - Ahmedabad Express which commenced on 09.07.2016 diverted via Bhopal – Ratlam - Godhra - Vadodara.
3. Train no. 12656 Chennai - Ahmedabad Navjeevan Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 diverted via Bhopal – Ratlam – Godhra - Vadodara.
4. Train No. 12906 Howrah - Porbandar Express which commenced on 09.07.2016 diverted via Bhopal – Ratlam – Godhra - Vadodara – Ahmedabad.
5. Train No. 12833 Ahmedabd - Howrah Navjeevan Express which commenced on 11.07.2016 diverted via Vadodara – Godhra – Ratlam – Bhopal – Etarsi – Nagpur.
6. Train no. 22937 Rajkot - Rewa Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 diverted via Surat – Vadodara – Godhra – Ratlam – Bhopal – Howrah.
7. Train no. 11453 Ahmedabad - Nagpur Prerna Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 diverted via Surat - Vasai Road – Kalyan – Jalgaon.
8. Train no. 12844 Ahmedabad – Puri Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 diverted via Surat - Vasai Road – Kalyan – Jalgaon.
9. Train No. 18502 Gandhidham - Vishakhapatnam Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 diverted via Vadodara – Surat - Vasai Road - Kalyan - Igatpuri - Bhusaval.
10. Train No. 19045 Surat - Chhapra Tapti Ganga Express which commenced on 11.07.2016 diverted via Surat - Vasai Road – Kalyan – Etarsi.
11. Train No. 12655 Ahmedabad - Chennai Navjeevan Express which commenced on 11.07.2016 diverted via Surat - Vasai Road – Kalyan – Pune – Daund - Wadi.
12. Train No. 17038 Bikaner - Secunderabad Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 diverted via Surat - Vasai Road – Kalyan – Pune – Daund - Wadi.
13. Train No. 19058 Varanasi – Udhna Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 diverted via Itarsi – Khandwa - Vasai Road.
14. Train no. 19046 Chhapra - Surat Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 diverted via Itarsi – Igatpuri – Bhusawal – Kalyan - Vasai Road.
15. Train no. 12843 Puri - Ahmedabad Express which commenced on 09.07.2016 will be reversed at Nandurbar and will be diverted via Jalgaon – Bhusaval – Khandwa – Itarsi – Bhopal – Ratlam – Godhra - Vadodara.
16. Train No. 16502 Yeshvantpur - Ahmedabad Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 diverted via Manmad – Igatpuri – Kalyan - Vasai Road.
17. Train no. 18401 Puri - Okha Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 diverted via Bhusaval – Jalgaon – Manmad – Igatpuri – Kalyan - Vasai Road.
18. Train no. 19064 Danapur - Udhna Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 diverted via via Bhusaval – Jalgaon – Manmad – Igatpuri – Kalyan – Vasai Road.
19. Train No. 12834 Howrah - Ahmedabad Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 will be diverted via Jalgaon – Igatpuri - Kalyan – Vasai Road.
20. Train no. 12950 Santragachi – Porbandar Kavi Guru Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 will be diverted via Jalgaon – Igatpuri - Kalyan – Vasai Road.
21. Train no. 22827 Puri - Surat Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 will be diverted via Jalgaon – Igatpuri – Kalyan - Vasai Road.

The rail traffic on Western Railway’s Mumbai Division between Surat and Nandurbar section was disrupted due to derailment of five coaches of Train No. 69161 Surat – Nandurbar MEMU between Dhekvad & Nandurbar stations at 23:35 hrs on 10th July, 2016, after soil beneath the tracks got washed away due to heavy rains in the region. There was no casualty or any injury reported to any passenger. Accident Relief Train (ART) positioned at Udhna was ordered at 00.02 hrs. Restoration work was started immediately in full swing. Shri S.K. Pathak, Additional General Manager of W. Rly & Shri Mukul Jain, Divisional Railway Manager of Mumbai Central Division alongwith other senior officers immediately rushed to the derailment site & reviewed the restoration work. The rescue team has also reported that about 400 meters of railway tracks was washed out at different locations near Nandurbar due to heavy rains thereby causing severe damage to the tracks/ rail route over this section. Further, considering the extent of damage to the tracks & heavy rain in the region, the restoration work is likely to be completed by tomorrow morning.
Various trains has been cancelled/ partially cancelled/ rescheduled / diverted & short terminated. Special refund counters were opened at Surat station (2 nos.) and one each at Udhna, Nandurbar & Navapur stations and an amount of approximately Rs. 9 lakh has been refunded so far. 20 extra buses for the convenience of passengers were arranged to carry the stranded passengers to their destination, i.e. Nandurbar. Helpline Nos. for the convenience of passengers were also provided which are as under: Surat – 0261 2401792, Mumbai Central – 022 23077292, Nandurbar – 0256 4222422.
The details of affected trains due to this derailment are given as under:
Trains Cancelled on 11/07/2016
1. Train No. 59078 Bhusawal – Surat Passenger.
2. Train no. 59075/59076 Surat - Bhusaval – Surat Passenger.
3. Train No. 69169/69170 Surat – Nandurbar – Surat Passenger.
Trains Partially Cancelled on 11/07/2016
1. Train No. 59077 Surat - Bhusaval Passenger which commenced on 11.07.2016 will be short terminated at Navapur & will be partially cancelled between Navapur & Bhusaval.
2. Train No. 59026 Amravati - Surat Passenger which commenced on 11.07.2016 will be short terminated at Nandurbar & will be partially cancelled between Nandurbar & Surat.
3. Train No. 59013 Surat - Bhusaval Passenger which commenced on 11.07.2016 will be short terminated at Navapur & will be partially cancelled between Navapur & Bhusaval.
4. Train No. 59014 Bhusaval - Surat Passenger which commenced on 11.07.2016 will be short terminated at Nandurbar & will be partially cancelled between Nandurbar & Surat.
Trains Short Terminated on 11/07/2016
1. Train no. 13425 Malda Town - Surat Express will be short terminated at Nandurbar and will be reversed as Train No. 13426 Ex Nandurbar on 11.07.2016. Train no. 13425 / 13426 will remain cancelled between Nandurbar and Surat.
2. Train No. 59014 Bhusaval - Surat Passenger which commenced on 11.07.2016 is short terminated at Chaupale and will be reversed as Train No. 59013 Ex Chaupale.
Trains Re - Scheduled on 11/07/2016
1. Train No. 12844 Ahmedabad – Puri Express, scheduled departure at 18.00 hrs on 11.07.2016 is now re - scheduled to depart at 08.00 hrs on 12.07.2016.
2. Train No. 12833 Ahmedabad – Howrah Express, scheduled departure at 00.15hrs on 12.07.2016 is now re-scheduled to depart at 05.15 hrs on 12.07.2016.
Trains Diverted on 11/07/2016
1. Train no. 19049 Bandra Terminus - Patna Express which commenced on 11.07.2016 diverted via Vasai Road – Kalyan – Igatpuri - Jalgaon.
2. Train No. 12834 Howrah - Ahmedabad Express which commenced on 09.07.2016 diverted via Bhopal – Ratlam - Godhra - Vadodara.
3. Train no. 12656 Chennai - Ahmedabad Navjeevan Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 diverted via Bhopal – Ratlam – Godhra - Vadodara.
4. Train No. 12906 Howrah - Porbandar Express which commenced on 09.07.2016 diverted via Bhopal – Ratlam – Godhra - Vadodara – Ahmedabad.
5. Train No. 12833 Ahmedabd - Howrah Navjeevan Express which commenced on 11.07.2016 diverted via Vadodara – Godhra – Ratlam – Bhopal – Etarsi – Nagpur.
6. Train no. 22937 Rajkot - Rewa Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 diverted via Surat – Vadodara – Godhra – Ratlam – Bhopal – Howrah.
7. Train no. 11453 Ahmedabad - Nagpur Prerna Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 diverted via Surat - Vasai Road – Kalyan – Jalgaon.
8. Train no. 12844 Ahmedabad – Puri Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 diverted via Surat - Vasai Road – Kalyan – Jalgaon.
9. Train No. 18502 Gandhidham - Vishakhapatnam Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 diverted via Vadodara – Surat - Vasai Road - Kalyan - Igatpuri - Bhusaval.
10. Train No. 19045 Surat - Chhapra Tapti Ganga Express which commenced on 11.07.2016 diverted via Surat - Vasai Road – Kalyan – Etarsi.
11. Train No. 12655 Ahmedabad - Chennai Navjeevan Express which commenced on 11.07.2016 diverted via Surat - Vasai Road – Kalyan – Pune – Daund - Wadi.
12. Train No. 17038 Bikaner - Secunderabad Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 diverted via Surat - Vasai Road – Kalyan – Pune – Daund - Wadi.
13. Train No. 19058 Varanasi – Udhna Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 diverted via Itarsi – Khandwa - Vasai Road.
14. Train no. 19046 Chhapra - Surat Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 diverted via Itarsi – Igatpuri – Bhusawal – Kalyan - Vasai Road.
15. Train no. 12843 Puri - Ahmedabad Express which commenced on 09.07.2016 will be reversed at Nandurbar and will be diverted via Jalgaon – Bhusaval – Khandwa – Itarsi – Bhopal – Ratlam – Godhra - Vadodara.
16. Train No. 16502 Yeshvantpur - Ahmedabad Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 diverted via Manmad – Igatpuri – Kalyan - Vasai Road.
17. Train no. 18401 Puri - Okha Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 diverted via Bhusaval – Jalgaon – Manmad – Igatpuri – Kalyan - Vasai Road.
18. Train no. 19064 Danapur - Udhna Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 diverted via via Bhusaval – Jalgaon – Manmad – Igatpuri – Kalyan – Vasai Road.
19. Train No. 12834 Howrah - Ahmedabad Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 will be diverted via Jalgaon – Igatpuri - Kalyan – Vasai Road.
20. Train no. 12950 Santragachi – Porbandar Kavi Guru Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 will be diverted via Jalgaon – Igatpuri - Kalyan – Vasai Road.
21. Train no. 22827 Puri - Surat Express which commenced on 10.07.2016 will be diverted via Jalgaon – Igatpuri – Kalyan - Vasai Road.