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Anantapur train accident: Andhra CM expresses shock, orders probe

Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu has ordered a probe into the train disaster in Anantapur district which claimed six lives and left 20 injured in the early hours of Monday.

 Anantapur train accident: Andhra CM expresses shock, orders probe

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The chief minister directed district collector to conduct an inquiry into the accident in which a granite-laden truck rammed into Nanded Express at a railway crossing near Madakasira.

The train was on its way to Nanded from Bengaluru.

Naidu expressed shock over the accident, which killed six people including a member of Karnataka legislative assembly.

IANS

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Updated Date: Aug 24, 2015 11:24:16 IST

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