The loco pilot died in the Intercity Express train going from Pratapgarh Junction to Kanpur in UP. This incident happened on Friday morning. Train driver Girish Chandra's health suddenly deteriorated near Kasimpur Halt in the Amethi district. The trained pilot died shortly after. The train stood still for about an hour. After this, by arranging another pilot, the railways sent the train forward.
Intercity-Express was going from Pratapgarh to Kanpur: Intercity Express was going from Pratapgarh Junction to Kanpur on Friday morning. The pilot of the train was 55-year-old Girish Chand Sharma. It is said that the train reached Kasimpur Halt in the Amethi district. Meanwhile, Girish Chand's health suddenly deteriorated. He died shortly after.
The train stood for an hour: Railway officials and employees arrived on the information of the sudden death of the loco pilot of the intercity train. After arranging for the second loco pilot, the train was sent forward. During this, the train stood there for about an hour.
Loco pilot Girish was a resident of Pratapgarh: Loco pilot Girish Chandra was a resident of Parasrampur, Sadar in Pratapgarh district. On being informed, the railway department personnel, including Girish's family members, left. Station superintendent Shamim Ahmed told that the inspector was on behalf of the department. Achhe Lal Mishra has been sent to Fursatganj Hospital to help the companion's family.