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BBSR-Junagarh train catches fire

Bhubaneswar: Passengers of the Bhubaneswar-Junagarh Express Train had a miraculous escape from a big mishap as a fire spread in the train at Mandata Road in Andhra Pradesh late on last night was controlled by its security staff.

The fire has been controlled with use of fire extinguishers by the security personnel. The Government Railway Police are investigating into the incident.

It is suspected that some miscreants set fire in the toilet of S9 bogie of the train. However, security personnel controlled the train.

20 hospitals with 2,700 bed capacity to be set up in State

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50 kg ganja seized, 3 held from Basta rly station

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Cyclonic Circulation To Bring More Showers In Odisha

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Maiden air service between Bhubaneswar-Raipur begins

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