The tragic accident at Kanpur, where at least 146 people lost their lives on November 20, 2016, has brought back sordid memories of years when accidents of such stature were commonplace in India. However, it is being expected that train journeys in India could become safer in the days ahead. Recently, scientists at IIT Kharagpur…Read More
November 21, 2016
Yet Another Rail Crash; How Safe it is to Travel in Indian Trains?
The Patna-Indore Express derailment brings in a reality check for the safety status of Indian Railways. Fourteen carriages of the Indore-Patna Express, travelling with more than 500 passengers, derailed just...Read More