At least 25 persons injured in train derail in Assam.

train derails in AssamHaflong: About 20-25 persons were injured while two bogies of the Barak Valley passenger train derailed this afternoon at Dima Hasao Hills district of Assam.

The incident took place near remote Harangajao railway station while the train was on its way from Lumding to Silchar, Railway officials said.

Senior railway officials hurried to the spot and work has been taken up to repair parts of the track which was smashed due to the derailment.

All railway services in the metre gauge track connecting Barak Valley to the rest of Assam has been provisionally stopped till the track is restored.

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