Explained: How Ashwini Vaishnaw-led railway team handled Odisha train accident
Indian Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw led a coordinated effort to save lives, provide medical assistance and restore railway tracks after a train accident in Odisha killed 275 people and injured over 1,100 people.
In Odisha, the deadly train accident left a devastating impact on people. The challenge was staring in the face of the concerned department of Indian Railways and the first responders. Within a few hours, Union Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw was on the ground to review the tragic incident which took 275 lives and injured over 1,100 persons.