Maharashtra: Train passing over migrant laborers on track in Aurangabad, 16 killed. a goods train mowed down 16 migrant laborers around 5:15 am today. Disturbing news is from Aurangabad in Maharashtra, where 16 migrant laborers who slept on the track died due to passing the train, according to the Times of India, all the laborers were sleeping on the railway track, the incident happened on Aurangabad Jalna railway line, according to information received that the incident took place on Aurangabad-Jalna railway line at 5:15 am on Friday. Sixteen migrant laborers sleeping on the tracks near the flyover have died on the spot, including the children of the laborers our sources told chauhansameer.com.
laborers worked in a steel factory, and all the laborers were walking from Jalna to Aurangabad to board the train from Aurangabad to the village
It is said that all the laborers worked in a steel factory, and all the laborers were walking from Jalna to Aurangabad to catch the train from Aurangabad to the village, and because of the night, everyone put their beds on the track in the Santana Shiyar area. In the morning, a goods train passed through the same track, and 16 laborers were reeling, and five laborers were seriously injured, who have been admitted to Aurangabad Civil Hospital. The chief public relations officer of South Central Railway says that there has been an accident near Karma in Aurangabad where an empty Dabba of a goods train has gone over some people, RPF and local police are present on the spot.
#UPDATE 14 people have died in the accident and 5 injured. The injured have been shifted to Aurangabad civil hospital: Chief Public Relations Officer (CPRO) of South Central Railway (SCR) #Maharashtra— ANI (@ANI) May 8, 2020
More details awaited. https://t.co/VwXjLmWPM4
An accident happened near Karmad, Aurangabad when an empty rake of goods wagon ran over some people. RPF and local police are reaching spot to asses the situation. More details awaited: Chief Public Relations Officer (CPRO) of South Central Railway (SCR) #Maharashtra— ANI (@ANI) May 8, 2020
It may be known that laborers have been trapped stranded the country due to lockdown, though the central government has allowed the laborers to be sent back to their states, after which the state governments have called their laborers by arranging buses. Besides, special labor trains have also been run on behalf of the railways, which are reaching the laborers in their states. In Aurangabad, a goods train has crushed 16 migrant laborers, all painful death India is currently reeling under the Coronavirus epidemic. There is a lockdown in the country to prevent this epidemic. Migrant laborers were trapped in different states of the country due to lockdown.
16 killed and 5 left injured in the Aurangabad incident.
five laborers were injured apart from 16 killed. The incident is reported to have occurred near the Jalna railway line in Aurangabad. According to media reports, all these migrant laborers were going to Chhattisgarh on foot from Maharashtra. Due to high fatigue, all of them stopped to rest on the train track. In the meantime, all of them were reeling under the grip of a goods train and died in the incident. Local administration and railway officials have rushed to the spot after the incident was reported. Moxa Patil, SP, Aurangabad said that a goods train passed over some people at around 5:15 am this morning. In which 16 laborers died. We are looking into the matter. Further investigation is ordered one senior authority looking in the matter told chauhansameer.com.
Hundreds of laborers resorted to the railway track to stay at night
Hundreds of laborers resorted to the railway track to stay at night to tell that India is currently reeling under the Coronavirus pandemic. There is a lockdown in the country to prevent this epidemic. Migrant laborers were trapped in different states of the country due to lockdown. Thousands of laborers from many places turned to their homes on foot. Hundreds of laborers resorted to railway tracks to stay at night. In the past, the center was allowed to send the laborers back to their states on behalf of the Modi government. After which the state governments arranged buses and called their laborers. Besides, special labor trains have also been run on behalf of the railways, which are reaching out to the laborers in their states.