Image from the train where the incident occurred
Image from the train where the incident occurred

Bihar: Bhagalpur bound Express train robbed

ANI | Updated: Jan 10, 2019 05:00 IST

Lakhisarai (Bihar) [India], Jan 10 (ANI): Unidentified robbers on Wednesday looted cash worth Rs 25 Lakh, along with jewellery and mobile phones from passengers in 12350 New Delhi-Bhagalpur Express.
The robbery took place between Dhanauri-Kajra in Lakhisarai district earlier tonight.
Around eight to ten robbers reportedly attacked S-10, S-9, AC 3 tier and AC 2 tier coaches of the train.
Some passengers were also thrashed for resisting the robbers.
Following the incident, a relative of a passenger reached out to Indian railways for help through Twitter. Railway Protection Force, Eastern Railway directed concerned unit to take necessary action in this regard.
More details awaited. (ANI)