Blast on railway track derails diesel locomotive

 

An explosion ripped off part of a railway track in Jharkhand’s Dhanbad Division, which caused derailment of a diesel locomotive on Saturday morning. According to Railways, the incident was a “bomb blast by a miscreant” which occurred between the Garwa Road and Barkakana sections. Senior officers have rushed to the site and restoration of the track is awaited, officials said.