Tapaswini Express fire mishap: GRP arrests one


Puri: Government Railway Police (GRP) here on Sunday arrested a person in connection with the Tapaswini Express fire incident at Puri railway station.

The accused, identified as Ashok Pradhan of Brahmagiri area, was arrested on the basis of the CCTV surveillance footage.

Notably, four compartments of Puri-Hatia Tapaswini Express were gutted in a massive fire that broke out at Puri Railway Station on March 23.

A five-member team led by ADRM Raj Kumar has been formed to conduct the investigation into the incident.

Earlier, police had detained two persons in this connection.

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