New Delhi: Four coaches of the Andhra Pradesh Superfast AC Express caught fire near Birla Nagar in Gwalior on Monday. The train was on its way from Vizag to Delhi.
Fire tenders have been rushed to the spot and rescue operations are underway. No casualties have been reported yet.
The fire started from a bogie and quickly engulfed the adjacent coaches of the train (22415). Sources said a short-circuit may have led to the fire but investigations are still on to determine the exact cause.
Earlier, there were reports that coaches of a Rajdhani express caught fire but they were found to be incorrect.>