Explosion on railway track in Udaipur; NIA, other agencies investigate

Updated: Nov 13 2022 9:58PM

Explosion on railway track in Udaipur; NIA, other agencies investigate

Udaipur (Raj), Nov 13 (PTI) An explosion occurred on a railway track here on Sunday, hours before the recently inaugurated Asarwa-Udaipur Express train from Ahmedabad was to pass. Police said they are investigating all angles, including sabotage.

Officials said mining explosives were used in the blast at Odha bridge near Kewda Ki Naal, which comes under the Jawar Mines police station of Udaipur.

"Local people informed us about the explosion in the morning. We have found some explosives on the track and efforts are being made to identify those responsible," Station House Officer (SHO) Anil Kumar Vishnoi said.