The Frontier Mail Tragedy

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Thirty-eight people were killed and 13 hurt when three bogies of the Mumbai-Amritsar Frontier Mail caught fire near Ladhowal railway station, 10km from Ludhiana, on Thursday.

The train left for Amritsar after the affected coaches, S-3, S-4 and S-5, were detached and shifted to the railway yard at Ludhiana.

Photograph: Vijeyndra Tyagi

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