Another derailment causes commuter chaos in Mumbai

A commuter train derailed this morning in Mumbai, causing no casualties but blocking rail lines in India’s most populous city.

Andheri train station, Mumbai.

Andheri train station, Mumbai. Image by Ting Chen / CC BY-SA 2.0

Seven coaches came off the track between Andheri and Vile Parle in the north of the city, causing major disruption to trains on the western suburban commuter lines. This is the second derailment in as many days after a local train from Bandra came off the rails near Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj station on Monday. Read more:

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