The naxals have yet again targeted the vulnerable Kirandul Kothavalasa rail line passing through restive areas.
The freight train met with an accident while on its way to Vizag.
It is said that the as many as eight bogies of the train have derailed.
The freight train was laden with iron ore and the train has been targeted between Bhansi and Kamlur.
The administration and police officials have rushed to the spot and made efforts to restore the operations.
It is a matter of relief however that there has not been any loss of life.>