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September 25, 2023 3:53 pm

Days after horrific train crash In Odisha, over 101 bodies yet to be identified

The Fact News Service
Balasore, June 6

In the aftermath of the tragic train accident in Odisha, which resulted in the loss of at least 278 lives and left over 1000 individuals injured, officials on Monday said that there are still 101 bodies yet to be identified.

Talking to media, Divisional Railway Manager of the Eastern Central Railways Rinkesh Roy said that around 200 people are still being treated in various hospitals in Odisha.

“About 1,100 people were injured in the accident, out of which about 900 people were discharged after treatment. Around 200 people are being treated in various hospitals in the state. Out of 278 people who died in the accident, 101 bodies are yet to be identified,” Roy told media.

The devastating collision, involving two passenger trains and a freight train, took the lives of at least 275 people and caused injuries to over 1100 others in Balasore. This tragic incident has had a profound impact across India.

Vijay Amrit Kulange, Commissioner, of Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation told media, “Of the total 193 bodies kept in Bhubaneswar, 80 bodies have been identified. 55 bodies have been handed over to the relatives. More than 200 calls have been received on BMC’s helpline number 1929. The dead bodies are being identified and handed over to the relatives.”

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