Train from Badulla to Colombo derails | Daily News


Train from Badulla to Colombo derails

The passenger train from Badulla to Colombo Fort has derailed between Pattipola and Ambewela stations yesterday evening disrupting services on the Upcountry Railway Line.

Railway sources said the observation compartment of the passenger train had derailed. A department official said that measures were taken to detach the derailed compartment, transfer its passengers to other compartments, and complete the trip.

Trains services on the upcountry line will be limited up to Nanuoya until the rail track is repaired, the official said.

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