DOON EXPRESS

  • 23yearold man stabbed to death on board Doon Express July 28, 2014

    A 23yearold man was allegedly stabbed to death by unidentified persons on board the Doon Express near Bijnor, Government Railway Police (GRP) said. The incident took place on Sunday night when Azam Siddiqui was travelling from Dehradun to Lucknow on the Doon Express following which unidentified miscreants attacked him with knives,...
  • UP: Doon Express train gets derailed near Ambedkar Nagar, eight injured April 28, 2014

    New Delhi: As many as eight people were injured when eight bogies of a passenger train derailed near Ambedkar Nagar in Uttar Pradesh on Monday afternoon. According to sources, the number of the injured is likely to rise. The eight coaches of the HowrahDehradun Doon Express included six sleeper coaches and...
  • India @ 9 with Veeraraghav May 31, 2012

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  • 3 dead in Doon Express mishap, Roy orders probe May 31, 2012

    Jaunpur: The Doon Express on Thursday got derailed near Mahrawa station in Jaunpur in Uttar Pradesh, killing at least three people died and injuring 15 other. Union Railways Minister Mukul Roy ordered an enquiry into the accident, saying sabotage cannot be ruled out. The Railway Minister, who is mostly absent from...
  • Doon Express mishap: Roy says sabotage possible May 31, 2012

    New Delhi: Union Railway Minister Mukul Roy has said that sabotage cannot be ruled out in the Doon Express accident near Mahrawa station in Jaunpur district in Uttar Pradesh. A total of five bogies of the 18coach Doon Express derailed killing at least five people and injuring 12 others. The Railway...
  • 5 dead in Doon Express mishap May 31, 2012

    Five people died and 12 got injured after five bogies of the 18coach Doon Express got derailed near Mahrawa station in Jaunpur district in Uttar Pradesh on Thursday afternoon. ...
  • UP: 5 bogies of Doon Express get derailed, 5 dead May 31, 2012

    New Delhi: Five people died and twelve got injured after five bogies of the 18coach Doon express got derailed near Mahrawa station in Jaunpur district in Uttar Pradesh on Thursday afternoon. Doon Express 13009 was going to Dehradun from Howrah. Most people have been rescued and the injured have been taken...
  • Doon Exp fire: 3 families say relatives missing November 24, 2011

    Dhanbad: Three families on Thursday reported the Railways authorities that their relatives, who travelled in the AC coaches of Doon Express that caught fire on Tuesday, have not returned home. "Three families have approached us saying their relatives, who had travelled by that train had not returned home," Divisional Rail Manager...
  • Three train mishaps in 24 hours, over 20 injured November 23, 2011

    New Delhi: The country has seen three train accidents in less than 24 hours in which atleast seven people have been killed and over 22 others injured. While the first tragedy took place on Tuesday in which seven people were killed in a fire on the HowrahDehradun Express in Jharkhand,...
  • Doon Exp fire: A journey ends in tragedy for many November 22, 2011

    Giridih: Seven people were killed when a fire broke out on the HowrahDehradun Doon Express early Tuesday morning in Jharkhand destroying two bogies of the train B1 and B2. A journey to see his family ended in tragedy for Vijay Thakur. Thakur's 5yearold daughter lost her life in the fire...
  • Shaukat loses daughter in Doon Express fire November 22, 2011

    Dhanbad: It will take Shaukat Ali a long time to overcome the grief of losing his daughter in the early morning inferno in Doon Express near Parasnath in Jharkhand on Tuesday. His eightyearold daughter Mahjuvi Ali Akhtar was identified as one of the seven charred to death in the fire that...
  • Doon Express fire: Railways announces compensation November 22, 2011

    New Delhi: Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi on Tuesday condoled the loss of lives in the fire mishap in the HowrahDehradun Express and announced an exgratia of Rs five lakh to the next of kin of those killed. All other passengers in the affected B1 and B2 AC coaches will get Rs...
  • HowrahDoon Express fire: death toll up to 7 November 22, 2011

    Giridih (Jharkhand): Seven passengers, including an Australian woman, were charred to death when a fire broke out in two AC coaches of the HowrahDehradun Express in the district early on Tuesday, with the Railway Minister stating that involvement of 'miscreants' cannot be ruled out. Three other Australian women passengers suffered minor...