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Second train derails in 1 day, one injured

News reports said the engine and power car of the Ranchi-New Delhi train had derailed. Earlier on Thursday day, the Howrah-Jabalpur Shaktipunj Express had derailed near Sonbhadra in Uttar Pradesh.?(Representative image) Photograph: (Zee News Network)

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Sep 07, 2017, 11.00 AM (IST)

A second train derailed on Thursday. 

The Ranchi-New Delhi Rajdhani derailed near Delhi's Shivaji Bridge. 

ANI reported the engine and power car of the express train had derailed.

The train was travelling at a slow speed.

The derailment has left one person injured.

Earlier on Thursday, the Howrah-Jabalpur Shaktipunj Express derailed near Sonbhadra in Uttar Pradesh. 

No one was hurt in that derailment.

There have been a spate of train accidents recently. 

The spate of accidents had led to the former union railway minister Suresh Prabhu losing his job. 

Prabhu is now minister of commerce and industry. 

Rail Bhawan has now been taken over by Piyush Goyal, who used to be power minister. 

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