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What Happened on 16 February 2019


16 February 2019 Current Events A day after its launch, Vande Bharat Express, India's fastest train breaks down

Vande Bharat Express, also known as Train 18, after a day of its launch broke down early on Saturday. It got stranded around 200 kilometres away from Delhi. The train has been brought back to New Delhi from Varanasi for its first commercial run which is going to take place on Sunday. The jamming of the breaks in the last coaches is considered as a reason behind the breakdown. The people on board were safely shifted to another train. Vande Bharat Express is expected to begin its commercial run from tomorrow.


A day after its launch, Vande Bharat Express, India's fastest train breaks down

Vande Bharat Express, also known as Train 18, after a day of its launch broke down early on Saturday. It got stranded around 200 kilometres away from Delhi. The train has been brought back to New Delhi from Varanasi for its first commercial run which is going to take place on Sunday. The jamming of the breaks in the last coaches is considered as a reason behind the breakdown. The people on board were safely shifted to another train. Vande Bharat Express is expected to begin its commercial run from tomorrow.




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