A video has emerged out of Madhya Pradesh’s Betul train station where a train, traveling from Indore to Chhindwara can be seen blazing up flames out of the train. According to reports, the fire initially broke out in one coach after which it spread to the second coach.
In the video, a bogey of the train can be seen gutted by the fire as the evacuated passengers can be seen standing away from the burning train. Two coaches of trains can be seen burning up in flames and causing a huge dark smoke cloud in the sky.
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The video also shows authorities trying to get control of the fire as a pipe can be seen laid out near the train to douse the fire down with water.
Reports suggest that no casualties due to the fire breakout had come to light and timely evacuation was carried out which helped the passengers from saving themselves from the fire. The cause of the fire is still undetermined, however, the fire brigade authorities rushed to the spot and have taken control of the fire.
A viral video of a train fire came to light recently from Madhya Pradesh’s Ujjain railway station on a Sunday night. The passenger train traveling from Indore-Ratlam-Bina deboarded all the passengers at the last stop after which it went to the allocated halting place. The train, after halting at the allocated area, caught on fire, said reports.
After witnessing the smoke and flames coming out of the third compartment, the railway officials along with RPF and GRP rushed to the spot. The Fire department was also called upon to douse the fire and gain control of the situation.
The cause of fire was claimed to be due to a short circuit by the GRP station in-charge. The station in charge, RS Mahajan also stated to the press that an investigation is being carried out and the officials are looking evidences and the CCTV footages to find the exact cause of the fire.