Six coaches and engine of New Farakka Express derailed killing atleast seven people. The incident happened near Rae Bareli in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday morning 6:05 am.
In the accident, almost 30 people were injured. The train was headed to New Delhi from Malda town in West Bengal.
A group of doctors had rushed to the spot with accident relief medical van from Lucknow . Officials informed that, the emergency helpline numbers were set up at Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Junction, Mughalsarai.
Officials suspect number of casualities may rise. Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has directed the officials for relief and rescue operations.