A fire broke out in the luggage compartment of the Shalimar LTT Express near Nashik. Due to the fire, smoke started rising in the compartment. This caused a stir among the passengers in the front compartment. However, the rescue team who arrived in a hurry detached the compartment from the train. Then the other passengers on the train came to life.
According to Shivaji M Sutar, Public Relations Officer, Central Railway, Mumbai, no casualty was reported in the accident. At the same time, the luggage compartment / parcel van located next to the engine has been separated from the train. Soon the train will start again safely. According to the official, the fire started at 8:43 am.
According to the public relations officer, the information about how the fire started in the parcel compartment is not yet known. the matter is being investigated. It will be known only after investigation that how the fire started?